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Applied Entomology deals with both destructive and useful insects, namely, productive insects such as honey bee and silk worm, whose products can be directly used by man, pollinators such as bees, wasps and butterflies and parasites of the noxious pests of agriculture and control of the pests of agriculture, forestry, orchards, livestock as well as vectors of diseases such as housefly, mosquito, flea etc.
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Dr. Girish Chandra, currently professor at Delhi University, has been teaching zoology for over 35 years and conducting research in insect taxonomy and pest control, particularly biological control and integrated pest management.