Eminent Selection Committee

The Selection Committee for selecting the awardees is headed by the Chairman, Dr. P. K. Patasani, a very Senior Member of India's Parliament with an impeccable record of parliamentary work. Dr. Patasani was a recipient of the Bharat Gaurav Award in the year 2017 and the Lifetime Achievement Awards in the year 2018. The Selection Committee has Dr Rajesh Diwakar, Member of Parliament, as its President and Mr. Sandesh Yadav, Member, Ministry of Railways, Government of India, as its General Secretary. The Committee includes Dr. Sunil B. Gaikwad, Member of Parliament; Mr. Amrendra Khatua, Former Secretary, Government of India; Mr. Jyoti Kalash, IAS Officer and Dr. Hemant Tantia, IRS Officer.

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Dr. P.K. Patasani

Member of Parliament


Sh. Jyoti Kalash


General Secretary

Dr. Sandesh Yadav

Member – MOR, Govt. of India
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Foundation sends medical Team to Flood-hit Maharashtra

The Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation has sent a medical team, equipped with medicines and life saving materials, to the flood affected Kolhapur, Sangli and Satara areas of Maharashtra. There has been unprecedented rainfall in these areas in just one day which has flooded residential areas and caused havoc, rendering a large population shelterless.
The Sangli Municipal Corporation has issued a letter of appreciation for the noble efforts of the foundation, signed by Mayor Sangitatai Khot and Commissioner Nitin Kapadnis. Foundation General Secretary Mr Sandesh Yadav has assured that more material will be sent to the affected areas and the Foundation will do all that it can to provide relief to victims of floods.

12 Aug 2019 | Maharashtra Know More
Speaker Om Birla Blesses Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation

The Speaker of the Lok Sabha, Mr Om Birla, recently met a delegation from the Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation, led by General Secretary Mr Sandesh Yadav. The delegation apprised Mr Birla of the upcoming grand Bharat Gaurav Award Ceremony on August 29, 2019, at the Taj Palace in New Delhi, where Bharat Gaurav awards and Lifetime Achievement awards will be conferred.
Mr Birla lauded the Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation for its noble efforts in the service of the country. He assured all cooperation in taking forward the mission of the Foundation to empower the unseen heroes across India.

12 Aug 2019 | New Delhi Know More
Dr. Harsh Vardhan blesses Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation

A delegation from the Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation led by General Secretary Sandesh Yadav, recently called on India's health minister Dr Harsh Vardhan and informed him about the activities of the Foundation, including the medical team that has been sent to Maharashtra. Mr. Yadav also informed the minister about the initiatives being taken to provide nutrition to kids in rural areas and in urban slum clusters.
Dr. Vardhan was told about the upcoming Awards Ceremony at the Taj Palace in New Delhi where Bharat Gaurav Awards and Lifetime Achievement Awards will be conferred on achievers from across the country.
Dr. Vardhan appreciated the work being done by the foundation and assured all cooperation. Mr Yadav thanked the minister and said that the foundation will make efforts to educate and help patients get the benefits of the Ayushmaan Bharat Yojana, which is a visionary programme of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

12 Aug 2019 | New Delhi Know More
Governor Anandiben Patel Conferred Bharat Gaurav Award 2018-2019

A delegation of the Bharat Gaurav Awards Foundation called on the Hon'ble Governor of Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh, Mrs. Anandiben Patel, at the Governor's House in Bhopal, and discussed with her the mission and vision of the Foundation to build a New India. With her incisive knowledge and wisdom, the Hon'ble Governor provided very useful guidance on how to take forward the work of the Foundation to achieve the best results. She assured the senior members of the Foundation, including General Secretary Sandesh Yadav, Vice President Vijay Khurana, Vice President Himanshu Aggarwal and President Rajesh Diwakar of all help and lauded the organization for the good work being done. The Foundation is grateful for the encouragement and motivation provided by Hon'ble Mrs Anandiben ji Patel and looks forward to gaining from her guidance in our future activities. Mrs. Anandiben Patel was conferred the Bharat Gaurav Award on the occasion.

31 May 2019 | Raj Bhawan, M.P. Know More
Vishuddhmati Mata Ji Conferred Bharat Gaurav Award 2018-2019

Revered Vishuddhmati Mata Ji was conferred the Bharat Gaurav Award in front of a huge gathering of 1.3 lakh people at the Ramleela Maidan in Kota, Rajasthan, by the Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation General Secretary Mr Sandesh Yadav and Vice President Mr Vijay khurana. The award was conferred on the revered Vishuddhmati Mata Ji for her tremendous contribution towards spreading spiritual enlightenment.

08 Mar 2019 | Kota, Rajasthan Know More
OBC Commission Chairman Bhagwan Lal Sahni at Foundation Office

The Chairman of the National Commission for Backward Classes, Mr Bhagwan Lal Sahni, was received at the Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation Head Office in New Delhi by the Foundation President Mr Rajesh Diwakar and General Secretary Mr Sandesh Yadav. Mr Sahni held detailed discussions with the Foundation representatives on how to take the work of the Foundation far and wide, including the far flung and remote parts of the country so that mission of creating a New India can be achieved. The Foundation cherishes the advise and suggestions provided by Mr Sahni and looks forward to his continued blessings.

04 Mar 2019 | New Delhi Know More
Minister Piyush Goyal Encourages Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation Team

A delegation of the Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation spearheaded by President Rajesh Diwakar and General Secretary Sandesh Yadav met Union Cabinet Minister Mr Piyush Goyal Ji and discussed the activities of the Foundation. The Hon'ble Minister assured all guidance and cooperation in encouraging talent that works for the betterment of communities with their individual effort. He provided valuable suggestions and observations which will be incorporated by the Foundation.

07 Feb 2019 | Sansad Bhawan Know More
Minister Athawale Join Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation as Patron

Union Minister for Social Justice and Empowerment Mr. Ramdas Athawale with Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation General Secretary Mr Sandesh Yadav after discussions about how to focus the Foundation's work for the under privileged sections of society. Mr Sandesh Yadav is seen welcoming Mr Athawale who has immense contribution in working for the deprived and underprivileged sections of society and ensuring a better deal for them.

05 Feb 2019 | New Delhi Know More
Sadhvi Pragya Ji Extends Support to Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation

A delegation of the Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation with the BJP MP from Bhopal, Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur, discussing the activities of the Foundation. Foundation President Mr Rajesh Diwakar and General Secretary Mr Sandesh Yadav explained to Sadhvi Pragya Ji the twin strategy of the Foundation to encourage and motivate talented individuals across the country by conferring awards upon them, and thus also motivating millions of youth across the country to work for creating a New India of their dreams. Sadhvi Pragya Ji assured all her cooperation in taking forward the good work of the Foundation.

01 Jan 2019 | Bhopal, M.P. Know More
Speaker Lok Sabha Meets Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation Team

A delegation of the Bharat Gaurav Awards Foundation called on the Speaker of the Lok Sabha, Hon'ble Mrs. Sumitra Mahajan Ji, at Parliament House in New Delhi and discussed with her the activities of the Foundation and the mission to build a New India by encouraging unrecognized talent across the country. The Hon'ble Speaker discussed with Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation Chairman Dr P K Patasani, President Mr Rajesh Diwakar and General Secretary Mr Sandesh Yadav about the future course of action of the Foundation. The Hon'ble Speaker gave very useful tips on how to select the talent and how to motivate talented individuals to redouble their efforts in the service of the Motherland.

01 Jan 2019 | Sansad Bhawan Know More

Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation

Selected Awardee

Dr.Ganesh Tarey selected for Bharat Gaurav Award

Dr.Ganesh Tarey was born on 14th Sept.1950.After acquiring his B.Sc.(Hons.)in Physics he completed his P .G.in Physics from Department of Physics , University of Rajasthan, Jaipur in 1973.He joined teaching profession in July 1973.While teaching he realised that students were lacking in fundamental concepts. This inspired him to write the first book,"A text book of graded problems in Physics"when he was just 26.He founded Albert Einstein Educational Group in1983 with the support of his wife Mrs Sushama Tarey which is known for providing quality education to the weaker section of society.He has eleven reseach papers in credit in international journals published from New York,Berlin etc.He was awarded Ph.D.in Physics from University of Rajasthan, Jaipur on 30th Aug 1989. Dr.Tarey has been awarded numerous prestigious awards on various ocassions. Some of them are listed below: *Awarded by Prof.Chen Joshi ,Head of the Phy.Deptt., University of California in 6th National Symposium on Science and Techology of Plasma in Dec 1991at CAT Indore. *Nagrik Abhinadan byHon'bleMr.R.P .Jain , Collector Kota on25.4.1993. *Honoured byProf.L.K.Chturvedi,Minister of Science and Technology and Higher Education of Rajasthan on Republic Day 1994 *Honoured by Hon'bleMr.Manohar Joshi Speaker of Lok Sabha at Birla Auditorium Jaipur on24.2.2002. *Srijan Ratna Samman on23.2.2003. *Honoured by Hon'bleMr.Ashok Parmani,Mayor of Jaipur at Agrwal College Jaipur on 27.5.2007. *Shiksha Bharti Puraskar on22.10.2011 *International Award for Excellence in Education at Thailand by Hon'bleKorn Dabransi Dy.Prime Minister of Thailand on10.11.2011 *Nagrik Abhinadan by Prof.M.S.Sharma V.C.Kota University on 4.3.2012 *Lala Laj pat Rai Award 2015 *Dr.APJ Abdul Kalam Excellence Award by Honble Mr.Shiv Raj Patil former Lok Sabha Speaker at India International Centre Delhi on 15.10.2017. Dr.Tarey is of the firm opinion that parents should not impose their ambitions on children.He with his wife encouraged his both the sons in selecting proffesions of their own interst. His elder son Dr.Kapil Siddharth has done P .G.in English Literature,worked for Hindi Rang Manch and now successfully organising famous Chambal International Film Festival for last two years.The younger son Mr.Kshitij Tarey is play back singer and music composer in Bollywood with nearly 18 films ,many albums and private songs in his credit. Dr.Tarey has dedicated himself for the cause of education.He believes in stress free education.So far he has written more than hundred books in Physics and Mathematics and has played a vital role in popularisation of Science through writing books.

Dr. Sojan V Avirachan Nominated for Bharat Gaurav Award

Dr. Sojan V Avirachan was born in 13/02/1978. He received the MBA degree in Finance and HR form Anna university Chennai in 2007. He got Honorarium Doctorate from International Tamil University in 2018 as reorganization on his talents and activities in financial industry especially in co-operative sector. He was working in a reputed financial firm as a branch manager and he goat best achiever award from that organization. This organization was the best finance investment firm in India. He joined that organization in 2007, after completion of MBA. He successfully completed 8 year experience in that organization.
He joined Indian Co-operative Credit Society as Regional Manager and his continues effort and hard work the society became pioneer in the field. Now he is the chairman cum managing director of the society which is having around 90+ Branches across Karnataka, Kerala, Tamilnadu, Andhra Pradesh, Silvasa and Pondicherry, 600+ employees, 5000+ advisory staffs and more than 25 lakh shareholders. He is the chairman of AEVAS Business Solutions Pvt. Ltd. It’s a marketing company of marketing hygienic products in India. More over this firm is marketing ayurvedic products in India.

Naresh Kumar Jain Nominated for Lifetime Achievement Award

Naresh Kumar Jain, as a raw hand in the field and with at his own , ventured in to the field of Advertising in 1986, the time when Kota did not have much and promising scope. However, Allen Career Institute has started their Coaching and the Results too were promising. The Advertising Agencies run by Naresh Kumar Jain, put in their best efforts, brain & advertising technology and as on date Kota is known as National Coaching Hub for students who aspire to clear entrance test/exams for admission to Medical/Engineering and IITs and even Prime minister Narendra Modi has acknowledged Kota as best Coaching Hub for students of the country.
The advertising units of Naresh Kumar Jain have been awarded with numerous achievement awards in the field by news houses viz. Hindustan Times, Times of India, Dainik Jagran, Rajathan Patrika, Daink Bhaskar, Amar Ujala, and many others. Naresh Kumar Jain did not relegate himself to advertising business alone. He dedicated himself to the service of Society and been awarded “ Jain Yuva Ratna” at International Platform at RAJ KOT by Jain Social Group International Federation.

Padma Shri Manoj Joshi selected for Bharat Gaurav Award in the field of Art and Culture

is an Indian film and television actor of Maharashtra origin. After graduating from Sir J.J. School of Arts, he began his career in Marathi theatre, also putting up performances in Gujarati and Hindi theatre. He has also acted in over 60 films since 1998, many of his roles being comedy.
He acted in TV series including Chanakya, Ek Mahal Ho Sapno Ka, Rau (Marathi), Sangdil, Kabhi Souten Kabhi ..

Dr. Roopak Vasishtha selected for Bharat Gaurav Award in the field of Skill Council

Dr. Roopak Vasishtha is the CEO and Director General of Apparel Made-ups & Home Furnishing Sector Skill Council. He has a total experience of 32 years in leadership role in the education and HR sphere in varied industries of Apparel, Automobile and Healthcare industries. Dr. Roopak, prior to joining Apparel Made-ups & Home Furnishing Sector Sill Council, worked with Dr. Lal Path Labs, India’s leading

Smt. Kalpana Saroj selected for Lifetime Achievement Award in the field of Business

Kalpna Saroj was born in 1961 in Roperkheda village in Maharashtra, India, to a Marathi Buddhist family, the eldest of three daughters and two sons. Although they belonged to Pasi Dalit community, Saroj's father served as a police constable at Repatkhed village in Akola. Kalpana Saroj was married at the age of 12 and lived in a slum in Mumbai with her husband's family. After suffering physical abuse at the hands of her husband's

Vijaysai selected for Lifetime Achievement Award in the field of Public Service

V. Vijayasai Reddy was born on 1 July 1957 in Tallapudi in the Nellore district of Andhra Pradesh. He completed his chartered accountancy in Chennai and later set up his own firm with offices in Chennai, Bangalore and Hyderabad. He also served on the board of several state government undertakings in addition to a stint as the Director of the Oriental Bank of Commerce.

Dr. Dipak Harek Selected for Bharat Gaurav Award in the field of Social Work

1st Indian to Achieve 126 World Records, Mesmeric Personality in Promoting Spiritual Mediation for Humanity - Dr. Dipak Suresh Harke. His contribution with Brahmakumaries in Peace and Humanity has been appreciative as First Indian to have 126 World Records to spread Peace Messages. Dr. Dipak Suresh Harke, is son of Suresh Vishwanath Harke. He was born on 22 February 1972 at Bhingar, Ahmednagar in Maharashtra. He had schooling from 1 to 4-at Cantonment School, Bhingar of Ahmednagar. He had further schooling from 5 to 12 at AES’s Bhingar High school, Bhingar. He got graduation as Bachelor of Commerce from- -B P Hiwale’s Ahmednagar College, Ahmednagar. Owing to his rich knowledge and experience, he was awarded Hon Ph. D which has been approved by University of Berkeley, California.

Dr. Vrinda Singhal Selected for Bharat Gaurav Award in the field of Art and Culture

Vrinda Singhal (Hon. Dr) 2 Times Asia Record Holder, The Legends of India, Delhi Ratan Award, Grand Master’s Degree, Jewel of Nation, Genius Indian Achievers Award 2018, Kids Of India Award, Rising Star of Asia, Pride India Award, Femina Presents World Women Leadership Award 2018, Usha Memorial All Rounder Award And Lots More, A Student of Modern School Barakhamba Road, Delhi Has Shown Extraordinary Talent In The Field of Art And Cultural Activities With Achieving 95% In Academics. She Is A World Record Holder For Youngest To Won Maximum Awards in Art and Culture.

Narayanan Krishnan Selected for Bharat Gaurav Award in the field of Innovation

Every Heart is Valuable!!! It is said that we tend to undervalue things that we have in plenty. We tend to be careless with them, while over protecting those that are in limited supply; it is human nature. But ironically, though each of us has only 1 heart, we take it for granted, ignoring to keep this most important part of our body, healthy.

Dr. Manmohan Singh Selected for Bharat Gaurav Award in the field of Innovation

Mr. Manmohan Singh Chaggar S/o Mr. Surjit Singh Chaggar, is Marketing Director of M/s Crystal Electric Co. Pvt. Ltd., D-113, Phase – v, Focal Point, Ludhiana (Punjab), having Diploma (Tools & Dies) from CTR I in 1998, is a visionary who strengthens with his market insight. He is a graduate in Commerce. While studying he joined business, whereas he had started development of the Onload Changeover Switches without any domestic or international collaboration and had launched under the brand name “CRYSTAL” in 2001. His designing skills enable company to venture into Power Transformer segment. His risk taking capabilities resulted favorably & company ventured into new geographies as well new customers.

Yatin Gupte Selected for Bharat Gaurav Award in the field of Environment

Mr. Yatin Gupte’s main concern behind starting his company, Wardwizard was – Environment Conservation. When Mr Yatin was in his 20s, he was always struggling with many of thoughts in his mind related to environment conservation & Energy conservation. In this current urban scenario Environment pollution, Climate change is a major concern. He says that he was inspired by thoughts & vision of PM Narendra Modi on conservation of environment and his concern towards climate change.