Dr. Sharma is selected for this Award on the basis of his contribution in various streams of Environmental Science such as Limnological Science, Pollution Monitoring and Abatement, Tourism Management, Biodiversity Management, EIA and Ichthyology. Dr. Sharma gave the credit to Param Pujya Gurudev for this achievement. , is also working as Principal Investigator in a Major Research Project, funded by Department of Science and Technology (Ministry of Science and Technology, Govt. of India, New Delhi) under SERB Fast Track Research Scheme. Dr. Sharma has 9 of years research experience and till now he has published 20 research papers in High Impact Factor journals of international and national repute. He is also founder member and President of Society of Environmental Education & Mass Awareness, Haridwar. Honorable Pro Vice Chancellor Dr.Chinmay Pandya congratulated him on this achievement.