PCMRD, Pune celebrated the 119th Birth Anniversary of Padmashree, Dr. Vitthalrao Vikhe Patil on Wednesday, 14th August, 2019.

Prof. Shrikant Waghulkar, welcomed the audience. The traditional lamp was lighted to mark the occasion.

Ms. Pratiksha Deshmukh, MBA – II enlightened the students with life and philosophy of Padmashree, Dr. Vitthalrao Vikhe Patil. This was followed by a video screening showcasing the life and contribution of Padmashree Dr. Vitthalrao Vikhe Patil.

As Government of Maharashtra has declared birthday of Padmashree Vithalrao Vikhe Patil to be celebrated as ‘Shetkari Din’ (farmers’ day), Prof Vijay Deshmukh highlighted Padmashree’s contribution towards the upliftment of farmers.

The event concluded with the vote of thanks.