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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Chairman

Dr. P.K. Patasani

Member of Parliament

President

Sh. Jyoti Kalash

IAS

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

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14 Jul 2019

Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation promotes Karate in Muradnagar

The General Secretary of the Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation, Mr Sandesh Yadav, was the Chief Guest at a day-long Karate Championship held at Muradnagar, Uttar Pradesh, on July 14, 2019.
A large number of boys and girls in different weight categories took part in the event organized by the International Karate Federation and sponsored by the Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr Yadav, who is himself a fifth degree black belt in Karate, expressed happiness that so many girls were taking part in this sport which is best for self defence.
Mr Yadav said that the government is promoting Karate in schools and colleges and more and more people should come forward to learn Karate. He also assured all support to Karate promotion among the youth in future too.

27 Jun 2019

Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation Promotes India's Musical Heritage

The Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation recently sponsored a musical programme "R D Burman Night" at the YMCA in New Delhi where a string of singers rendered popular songs by the legendary singer-music director.
The Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation recently sponsored a musical programme "R D Burman Night" at the YMCA in New Delhi where a string of singers rendered popular songs by the legendary singer-music director.

12 Jun 2019

Grand Party for Street Children at Wendy's, New Delhi

The Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation General Secretary, Mr. Sandesh Yadav, was the Chief Guest at a grand party for some 100 street children who are being educated by the Anand NGO for Social Cause. The event, sponsored by Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation, was organized at Wendy's in Kalkaji, New Delhi. A huge cake was cut by the kids and by the Foundation General Secretary, amid much fun and frolic for the kids.

Speaking on the occasion, Mr Sandesh Yadav praised the good work being done by Ananda and assured all support in future activities too. He said that these children, being given a hand of support by right thinking people, will fashion a brilliant future for the country in the years to come. Foundation Vice President, Mr Vijay Khurana, was the life and soul of the party for the children.

14 Apr 2019

Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation's Push to Digital India in Kolkata

The Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation recently sponsored a mega event in Kolkata, organized by the Cashless Technology Association, in which 20 youth digital innovators were given awards and thus encouraged to use technology in the service of the country. Those awarded at the event on April 13, 2019, included young men and women who had implemented path breaking ideas through creation of targeted mobile applications, websites and other digital innovations. The Chairman of the Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation, Member of Parliament Mr P. K. Patasani, was the Chief Guest at the event and Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation General Secretary Mr. Sandesh Yadav was the Special Guest.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr Patasani and Mr Sandesh Yadav lauded the innovators for taking forward the vision of Prime Minister Narendra Modi for ushering in a Less Cash India through the start-ups. They encouraged the Youth to take this message across the country and provide the digital skills to more and more people in the Skill India programme. Mr Patasani and Mr Yadav assured the Foundation's support to all such initiatives in the digital field that spread across the country the programmes of Start Up India and Skill India which have been envisaged by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

09 Mar 2019

Rotary Club-Kota Felicitates Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation

The Rotary Club, Kota, Rajasthan, recently felicitated the General Secretary of the Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation, Mr Sandesh Yadav, for the sterling role being played by the Foundation for encouraging hidden talent across the country for the creation of a New India in which the underprivileged have opportunity to use their talent to the full. The top brass of the Rotary Club showered praises on the Foundation for its selfless and noble activities being conducted across the country selflessly and without fear or favor.

Accepting the shawl and the tokens of appreciation on behalf of the Foundation, Mr Yadav said that in reality the recognition was due to the team of selfless volunteers at the Foundation. Mr Yadav stressed from his experience that the spirit of volunteerism in the service of the country being displayed by the Youth is the catalyst that will bring about a transformation in our beloved Motherland.

21 Feb 2019

Path-breaking Sports Initiative by Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation

The General Secretary of the Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation, Mr. Sandesh Yadav, was the Chief Guest at a mega sports event held at Satna, Madhya Pradesh. The entire event, which included day long competitions in various sports, was sponsored by the Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation with the objective of promoting sporting activities among the youth by recognizing and honoring budding talent. Cash prizes were given away to an array of promising sporting talents on behalf of the Bharat Gaurav Award Foundation. All the sporting events, refreshments and prizes were provided by the Foundation.

Speaking on the occasion, after giving away the awards, Mr. Sandesh Yadav assured that the Foundation will continue to support such events so that the Youth can be encouraged to achieve pinnacles of success and make the country proud in international sporting arena.