The Governor of Maharashtra K. Sankaranarayanan presented the Seva Bharat Puraskar on the Dharmadhikari of Shree Kshetra Dharmashthal Padma Bhushan Dr D Veerendra Heggade for his immense contribution to nation building through social service. The award was presented on the occasion of the Silver Jubilee celebrations of Seva Bharati at Shanmukhananda Hall in Mumbai on Saturday (30 April 2011).
Seva Bharati is a social, cultural and charitable organisation serving the poor and needy people and providing them free medical assistance and education for the last 25 years.
President of Seva Bharati Shri Jaya K. Shetty , Hon. President of Silver Jubilee Committee B. Vivek Shetty and other eminent persons were present on the occasion. The Governor also felicitated eminent business leaders and social workers including Sudhir V Shetty, Shashikiran J Shetty, Sushirkumar M, Dr Jayaram N Shetty, Dr Tonse Jayakrishna A Shetty and Kushal Heggade on this occasion.
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