A 20-kilometre drive towards Bangalore from the Kempegowda International Airport brings you to the gates of Gandhi Krishi Vignan Kendra (GKVK), the sprawling campus of the state-run University of Agricultural Sciences. A public road lies behind these gates, lined by fields of short mango trees. Turn left at a Ganesha temple and you soon reach a pair of imposing gates manned by a large number of security guards. Behind the uninviting gates lies a dull grey stone edifice with boxy archit