PRIDES OF THE TRUST
MRS TARA GANDHI BHATTACHARJEE DECORATED
Former Chairperson of Gandhi Smriti & Darshan Samiti and Kasturba Gandhi National Memorial Trust, Mrs Tara Gandhi Bhattacharjee, a granddaughter of Mahatma Gandhi, was conferred the Insignia of “Officier des Arts et des Lettres” at an Investiture Ceremony held in the Embassy of France in Delhi on the 20th April, 2016.
The Order of Arts and Letters is an honorary French decoration that is managed by the Ministry of Culture, Govt. of France. It recognizes individuals who have distinguished themselves by their unique contributions to the fields of literature, art and humanity and culture whereby they have benefited their country, France and the world.
The Kasturba Trust (Delhi branch) has been awarded with the “Rashtriya Bal Kalyan Purskar 2012”.
The Pratinidhi of Delhi branch Smt. Sheela Barun received the award from Smt. Krishna Tirath, Minster of Women and Child Welfare. Under this award, Trust has received Rs. 3 Lakhs and letter of honour.
The programme was held on 19th Nov. 2013 on the occasion of birth day of Late Smt. Indira Gandhi during Vatsalya Mela at INA Delhi Haat..
On this occasion Smt. Tara Gandhi Bhattacharjee, Chairperson, Smt. Surender Saini and Smt. Sukanya Bharatram, Trustees of Kasturba Trust were also present.
Smt. Reema Nanavaty awarded with Padma Shri
The honourable Trustee of Kasturba Gandhi
National Memorial Trust Smt. Reema Nanavaty received the Padma Shri award
from the president of India Pranab Mukherjee.
KASTURBA GANDHI NATIONAL MEMORIAL TRUST AWARDED WITH 23rd INDIRA GANDHI AWARD FOR NATIONAL INTEGRATION
Shri Dhirubhai Mehta, Chairman, KGNMT, received the award from Mrs. Sonia Gandhi in presence of Prime Minister & holding Trustee of the Trust, Dr. Manmohan Singh on 31 October 2008
Honours of Smt. Shobhana Ranade, Trustee:
Senior Trustee Smt. Shobhana
Ranade is among the 31 eminent personalities to have been conferred the
country's third highest civilian honour, Padma Bhushan in year 2011.
Senior Trustee Smt. Shobhana Ranade is among the 31 eminent personalities to have been conferred the country's third highest civilian honour, Padma Bhushan in year 2011.
Smt Shobhana Ranade also received the Jamnalal Bajaj Award 2011 for her Outstanding Contribution in Development and Welfare of Women and Children.
For her special contribution in
the field of service, Smt. Shobhana Ranade, Trustee has also been honoured
with a Ravindranath Tagore prize and pride of
Smt. Tara Gandhi Bhattacharjee
honoured with special award in
In her address to the joint
meetings of press reporters and intellectual during her three weeks visit to
of Smt. Shevanta Chouhan, Pratinidhi - Maharashtra
For her human service work
performed for rural women and children, Smt. Shevanta Chouhan, Pratinidhi,
Kasturba Trust - Maharashtra
Senior Trustee of the Trust Smt. Shobhana Ranade honoured with Punyashloka Ahilya Devi Reward and greeted by village Saswad.
Women & children department,
Pune, government of
Dr. Karunakar Trivedi, Trustee of the Trust honoured with "Mahavir & Mahatma Award, 2005"
Sushri Radha Bhatt, Secretary, Kasturba Trust felicitated by an award of "World Woman 2001".
Sushri Radha Bhatt, Secretary, Kasturba Trust felicitated by an international award of "World woman 2001" by America Biological Institute (U.S.A.) as reliable example for completing her destructive & worthy services as also dedicated life for whole society.
Smt. Kanta Tyagi, Pratinidhi, Kasturba Trust, Niwali branch – I.M.C. Ladies Wing felicitated by Janki Devi Bajaj Award.
Smt. Sushma Swaraj, Minister for Information & Broadcasting felicitated Smt. Kanta Tyagi, Pratinidhi, Kasturba Trust, Niwali favoured with awards from children welfare to Padamshri of state & national level, by I.M.C. ladies wing Janki Devi Bajaj award on 7th January 2003 at Mumbai for increasing inclination of rural women towards business. An award of Rs. 1.5 Lacs presented in award.
Smt. Hema Baideo, who shouldered responsibilities of trust since 1946, made the rural service centres Assam, Meghalay, Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland, Mizoram of eastern part strong under all conditions, publisher of Assam Vishwa Nagari magazine, Guide for non violent revolutions, felicitated on 21st January 2003 at Mumbai by Diwali Ben Mohanlal Mehta award for her long dedicated services. Smt. Hema Kokati was presented one comprehensive excellence certificate allowing a respectable amount of Rs. Three Lakhs.
Smt. Manorama Shrivastava, Pratinidhi, Kasturba Trust,
Provincial office of Bihar
branch, Kasturba Trust is situated at Pusaroad of Samastipur district of
sensitive area of
To come out from fearful atmosphere in the year 1999 to create friendly environment "Padyatras" were turned out in nearby 10 villages pass on love & emotion of brotherhood to house to house and still engaged by singing songs of courtesy & immortal. For those efforts, she has been awarded Diwali Ben Mohanlal Mehta Award on 21st January 2003 at Mumbai and a respectable amount of Rs. 3 Lakhs has been presented to her in from of award.
State Branch of Tripura have organized women who were self
inspired for maintaining peace in disturbed areas and have worked for
inculcating hope for peace. The state branch of Tripura for this remarkable
work has been honored "Pranab Nanda" award by Gandhi Peace
The senior worker of Tripura branch Mrs. Seema Sinha has
been conferred the 'National foundation for
· Smt. Shevanta Tai Chouhan got Purandar Bhushan Puraskar - Purandar Nagari Cooperative Society Saswad and Sopan Kaka Coperative Bank Pune in their joint venture conferred award to Mrs. Shewanta Tai Chouhan for her dedicated Service on 2 December 2007. The award included a moto and 11,111 Rs. packet to her. The award was given by Mr. Shivajirao, the vice chancellor of Bharti Vidyapeeth.
· Smt. Shewanta Tai Chouhan also received the Ba Bapu award by Shri Sushil Kumar Shinde the cabinet minister.
· Hon'ble Trustee Smt. Shobhana Ranade got felicitated by the Govt. of India, Rajiv Gandhi Service Award on 14th November 2007 for her dedicated services to society. She also was awarded by International Peace Centre, Pune and was given 'Man Patra'. She was also awarded by Ravindra Nath Tagore Literacy Award in Shegaon.