• Patrons and Advisors

    The Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation carries out its activities under the guidance of renowned personalities that are associated with the foundation in the capacity of advisors. This is one way that the foundation is able to leverage the wisdom and sagacity of these personalities to streamline our activities to make them more relevant and outcome-oriented. The foundation's patrons are doyens in their field of activity and we consider ourselves fortunate that we have the benefit of their support and mentoring. The Advisors are at the forefront of all activities of the foundation and the executive committee acts as per the overall guidelines suggested by the patrons based on their wealth of experience.

    Dr. Yogendra Trivedi

    Director- Reliance Industries Ltd.

    Padma Shri Kalpana Saroj

    Chairman- Kamani Tubes Ltd.

    Dr. P. K. Patasani

    Former Member of Parliament

    Sh. Avinash Krishna Singh (IAS)

    Special Secretary- Govt. of Uttar Pradesh

    Sh. Shyam Singh Yadav

    Member of Parliament

    Dr. Shiv Varan Shukla

    Chairman- Govt. of Chhattisgarh

    Sh. Vijay Adhav


  • Executive Committee

    The 11-Member Executive Committee of the Bharat Gaurav Award is tasked with carrying out the day to day activities of the Foundation in a hands-on manner. It is this committee that implements the policies and programs of the foundation. The executive committee includes a chairman, two vice-chairmen, one president, four vice-presidents, one general secretary, four joint secretaries, one treasurer and six members. The executive committee is empowered to create its sub-committees to carry out specific tasks it assigns to such sub-committees. The executive committee is the steering body of the foundation and also decides the policies and programs of the foundation. It has the responsibility to achieve the objectives of the foundation. The general secretary is the convener of the executive committee.



    Vice Chairman

    Dr. Karuna Sagar (IPS)

    IG- BPRD (MHA), Govt. of India

    Vice Chairman

    Sh. Shrirang Appa Barne

    Member of Parliament


    Sh. Jyoti Kalash (IAS)

    Addl. Chief Secretary- Nagaland

    Vice President

    Sh. Dinesh Kr. Jangid (IRS)

    Joint Commissioner

    Vice President

    Dr. Hemant Tantia (IRS)

    Joint Commissioner

    Vice President

    Dr. Sunil Gaikwad

    Former Member of Parliament

    Vice President

    Sh. Bhavdeep S Devashryee

    Corporate Business Consultant

    General Secretary

    Dr. Sandesh Yadav

    Member- Ministry of Railways

    Joint Secretary

    Sh. Jay Bhagwan Baghel

    International Player


    Sh. Sandeep Kumar

    Member- DMC (PC), Govt. of Delhi

  • Selection Committee

    The selection committee of the Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation is an eleven member committee, formed by the executive committee. The secretary of the Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation is the convener of the selection committee. The members of the selection committee are all respected personalities of impeccable character and integrity.

    The selection committee is tasked with selecting the individuals and organizations to be conferred the Bharat Gaurav Awards and the Lifetime Achievement Awards given by the foundation. The selection committee, through its convener, receives all applications for the awards and takes its decisions without fear or favor. The committee includes eminent personalities from the fields of Education, Social Service, Sports, Journalism etc. The committee members are highly respected in their fields and are competent to search out and identify deserving talents without any discrimination or bias. The selection committee is fully competent to judge the applicants on merit and then decide the deserving ones. The decisions of the selection committee are final and binding.