14th ANNIVERSARY GLOBAL AWARDS

Priyadarshni Academy’s internationally recognised Global Awards for the year 1998 honours the following eminent personalities who have made significant contributions in their respective fields.

Chief Guests

  • Mr. L. K. Advani
  • Union Minister for Home, Govt. of India

Inaugurated by

  • Mr. Manohar Joshi
  • (Chief Minister of Maharashtra)

Guests of Honour

  • Mr. Pramod Navalkar
  • (Minister for Cultural Affairs, Trade & Commerce, Govt. of Maharashtra)
  • Mr. Nitin Gadkari
  • (Minister for Public Works, Govt. of Maharastra)
  • Mr. Anil Deshmukh
  • (Minister of State for Education, Govt. of Maharashtra)

Guests of Honour

  • Mr. Nana Chudasama
  • (Former Sheriff of Mumbai)
  • Mr. Ramrao Adik
  • (Senior Advocate)
  • Mr. Kantikumar Podar
  • (President, SAARC Chamber of Commerce & Industry)
  • Mr. Prabha Rau
  • (MP)

PHOTO GALLERY

Mrs. Megawati Soekarnoputri,Member of House Representative, Foreign & Intre-Parliamentary Commission, Indonesia. Receiving the Global Award for outstanding contribution to Promotion of International Understanding from Mr. L. K. Advani.

Mr. Toshia Kaihara. Receiving the Global Award for outstanding contribution to Humanitarian Services on behalf Mr. Toshitami Kaihara, Governor, Hyogo Prefecture, Japan is from Mr. Manohar Joshi.

Mr. Hari N. Harilela, Chairman, Harilela Group, Hong Kong Receiving the Global Award for outstanding contribution to Corporate Social Responsibility from Mr. L. K. Advani.

Mr. Tsvi Tsur, President & Chief Executive Officer, Plastro Group, Israel. Receiving the Global Award for outstanding contribution to Promotion of Agro-Technology from Mr. L. K. Advani.

Dr. Declan J. O'Donnell, J. D., President, United Societies in Space, Inc., U.S.A. Receiving the Global Award for the Promotion of Benefits of Space Technology for Humanity from Mr. Manohar Joshi.

Mr. Vashdev Purswani, Chairman, Thai Martins Tradings Co. Ltd., Thailand. Receiving the Priyadarshni Academy's Overseas Indian Award from Mr. L. K. Advani.

Dr. Nitu V. Mandke, Chief of Cardio Vascular Surgery, P. D. Hinduja National Hospital and Research Centre, Mumbai. Receiving the National Award for outstanding contribution in the Field of Medicine from Mr. L. K. Advani.

Mr. Hafeez Contractor, Renowned Architect. Receiving the National Award for outstanding contribution in the Field of Architecture from Mr. Nitin Gadkari.

Mr. Ashok Wadhwa, Managing Director, Ambit Corporate Finance Pte. Ltd. Receiving the National Award for outstanding contribution in Financial Management from Mr. Nanik Rupani.

Ms Tabu,, renowned Film Artiste.Receiving the Smita Patil Memorial Award for the Best Actress from Mr. L. K. Advani.