34TH ANNIVERSARY GLOBAL AWARDS

Priyadarshni Academy’s internationally recognised Global Awards for the year 2018 honours the following eminent personalities who have made significant contributions in their respective fields.

Chief Guest

  • Shri Nitin Gadkari
  • (Minister of Shipping; Road Transport & Highways; Water Resources; River Developement & Ganga Rejuvenation)

Presided by

  • Shri Suresh Prabhu
  • (Minister of Commerce & Industry and Civil Aviation)

Guest of Honour

  • Shri Piyush Goyal
  • (Minister of Railways and Coal)

PHOTO GALLERY

Mr. Nitin Gadkari, Hon’ble Minister of Shipping; Road Transport & Highways; Water Resources; River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation, lighting the lamp. Also seen in the picture are (L-R) Dr. R. A. Mashelkar, Chairman, Priyadarshni Academy's Global Awards Advisory Committee; Dr. Niranjan Hiranandani, Chairman, Priyadarshni Academy; and Mr. Nanik Rupani, Chairman Emeritus, Priyadarshni Academy.

Dr. Niranjan Hiranandani, welcoming the gathering

Mr. Nanik Rupani, addressing the audience.

Dr. R. A. Mashelkar, addressing the audience ,

Dr. Niranjan Hiranandani, and Mr. Nanik Rupani presenting a bouquet to Mr. Nitin Gadkari.

Dr. Niranjan Hiranandani presenting a bouquet to Mr. Piyush Goyal, Hon’ble Minister of Railways and Coal. Also seen in the picture is Mr. Nanik Rupani.

Ms. Anu Aga, Chairperson and Founder Trustee, Teach For India, Mumbai, India, receiving Priyadarshni Academy Global Award for outstanding contribution to Education for Underprivileged from Mr. Nitin Gadkari. Also seen in the picture are (L-R) Dr. R. A. Mashelkar, Dr. Niranjan Hiranandani, Mr. Nanik Rupani and Mr. Piyush Goyal.

Ms. Neelam Makhijani, Country Director, ChildFund India, Bengaluru, India, receiving Pralhad P. Chhabria Memorial Global Award for outstanding contribution to Child Development from Mr. Piyush Goyal. Also seen in the picture are (L-R) Dr. R. A. Mashelkar, Dr. Niranjan Hiranandani, Mr. Nitin Gadkari, Mr. Nanik Rupani, Ms. Anushka Sharma and Ms. Aruna Katara, President, Hope Foundation and Research Centre (Hope Foundation).

Ms. Anushka Sharma, Actor, Mumbai, India, receiving Smita Patil Memorial Award for Best Actor from Mr. Nitin Gadkari. Also seen in the picture are (L-R) Dr. R. A. Mashelkar, Dr. Niranjan Hiranandani, Mr. Nanik Rupani and Mr. Piyush Goyal.

Ms. Elisabeth Rehn, Hon. Minister of State, Finland, receiving Harish Mahindra Memorial Global Award for outstanding contribution to the promotion of Peace and Crisis Management from Mr. Piyush Goyal. Also seen in the picture are (L-R) Dr. R. A. Mashelkar, Dr. Niranjan Hiranandani, Mr. Nitin Gadkari and Mr. Nanik Rupani.

Mr. Ronnie Screwvala, Founder Director, Swades Foundation, Mumbai, India, receiving Priyadarshni Academy Global Award for outstanding contribution to Innovative Entertainment and Community Development from Mr. Nitin Gadkari. Also seen in the picture are (L-R) Dr. R. A. Mashelkar, Dr. Niranjan Hiranandani, Mrs. Zarine Screwvala, Mr. Piyush Goyal and Mr. Nanik Rupani.

Prof. M. M. Sharma, Emeritus Professor of Eminence, Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai, India, receiving Priyadarshni Academy Global Award for outstanding contribution to Science and Technology from Mr. Piyush Goyal. Also seen in the picture are (L-R) Dr. Niranjan Hiranandani, Mr. Nitin Gadkari, Dr. R. A. Mashelkar and Mr. Nanik Rupani

Mr. Nitin Gadkari, releasing Priyadarshni Academy's book titled "34 Years of Service to Humanity". Also seen in the picture are (L-R) Dr. R. A. Mashelkar, Dr. Niranjan Hiranandani, Mr. Rahul Karad, Mr. Nanik Rupani and Mr. Piyush Goyal.

Mr. Vijay Karia, Chairman & Managing Director, Ravin Group, receiving Chief Patron trophy from Mr. Nitin Gadkari while Mr. Nanik Rupani looks on.

Mr. Piyush Goyal, addressing the audience.

Mr. Nitin Gadkari, addressing the audience.

A view of the audience.

Mr. Nitin Gadkari, presenting a bouquet to Ms. Reena Rupani, Trustee, Priyadarshni Academy; & Master of Ceremonies. Also seen in the picture are Dr. Niranjan Hiranandani and Mr. Nanik Rupani.

Mr. Prabodh Thakker, Vice Chairman, Priyadarshni Academy, proposing the Vote of Thanks.