Whereas Rao acquired the honour for his efforts in direction of mitigating the COVID-19 disaster in Maharashtra, Pandey acquired the award for the quite a few initiatives he undertook because the Commissioner of the Aurangabad Municipal Company.
“I feel that is an honour for me to current these awards. It really feel it’s the atypical individuals who do nice work who’re our nation’s energy, and it’s nice that Lokmat is discovering such individuals and honouring them,” he stated.
When requested about his authorities’s efficiency, he stated, ”The work that’s being executed in Delhi is being talked about throughout the nation. It’s nearly like an eighth marvel.”.
Established in 2013, the annual award given by the Lokmat group, recognises and honours the exemplary work executed within the fields of politics, administration, social work, medical, schooling, arts, sports activities and leisure.
The recipients of the accolade are chosen yearly following a rigorous course of that includes editorial conferences, public voting after which put via a scrutiny by an eminent jury. This yr the jury comprised politicians Sushil Kumar Shinde and Praful Patel, Mumbai Police commissioner D Sivanandan, ophthalmologist S Natrajan, actor Jackie Shroff and singer Sunali Rathod. The occasion was additionally attended by minister Ramdas Atahwale, Rajya Sabha member Kumar Ketkar, Lok Sabha MPs Ramdas Tadad, Sunil Mendhe, Imtiyaz Jaleel, and former Sikkim Governor Shrinivas Patil.
Earlier winners of the award embrace, Nitin Gadkari, Nita Ambani, Babasaheb Kalyani, Piyush Goyal, Dilip Kumar, Amitabh Bachchan, Amir Khan, RR Patil, Asha Bhosale, Ravi Shastri, Smiriti Mandana, and Deepika Padukone. PTI TRS TIR TIR
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