Mr Shailesh Gurung is an inhabitant of Paklihawa-1, Bhairahawa of Rupandehi district of Nepal. Now, he is an Assistant Professor (Aquaculture) in Institute of Agriculture and Animal Science, Bhairahawa of Tribhuvan University since 24thFeb. 2014 to date. His interested field of work includes IAA based aquaculture production technologies, Establishment, development and dissemination of SIS, Integrated Floating Cage-cum Aquaponics System, Manually cum power operated fish feed machine establishment and demonstration, Community based fishery management system, Farmers’ level ideal pond management strategies and Participatory Market Chain Approach/ Thematic group mobilization, development and sustainable approaches.
After his graduation, he had worked in different development organizations almost 12 years by serving especially in community development programs based on agricultural discipline. He has travelled and worked altogether in three geographical regions including high hills, low hills and terai. Besides that he also deserves in illustrations and painting. He has engaged in different publication materials of national and international organizations. Formerly, he wrote editorial cum pocket cartoons in different daily as well as weekly newspapers of Nepal. He is the member of Federation of Nepalese Journalist as a cartoonist and took part actively in 24th national assembly of NFJ. Besides, he is involved in different social organizations as well.
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