Prof. C.Manoharachary, Department of Botany, Osmania University has been conferred Lifetime Achievement Award for 2017 by The Mycological Society of India in its Annual meeting held at Jammu University. 
His Excellency, Sri NN Vohra, The Governor of Jammu & Kashmir has conferred this Award on 16th November, 2017.
Prof Chary has guided 50 students for Ph.D., has 540 Research papers,  edited 30 Books, earlier he has received 5 National Awards and 6 State Government Awards.