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A pioneer in watershed management in the state, Dr Mukund Ghare, passed away on Jan 12, 2012 at Sancheti Hospital in Pune due to spinal cord injury. He was 78 years old and is survived by daughter Sudeshna and son-in-law Ashutosh Parmar.
Ghare was known for his holistic approach and contribution towards water conservation in India. His academic scholarship as a master hydro-geologist, coupled with his strongly grounded experience of working in the rural development sector for three…Continue
We had read much about the constructive work that Anna Hazare was doing in Ralegan Siddhi and had never thought it necessary to visit his village over the years. We sometimes got a glimpse of this short, lean, dark man with an ever cheerful face, during the last two decades when he was in and out of our city. He was then pushing for the Right to Information which has today become our best tool for social activism. I saw him on two short fasts, once in front of Pune’s collector office,…Continue
O My dear friend,
It is more than evident that our Government and all the political parties are unwilling to enact a strong law against corruption. Because if they did so, many of them would face imprisonment. There is a serious conflict of interest. None of the large scams like the Adarsh Housing scam, the Commonwealth Games scam, the Reddy brothers scam, Fodder scam, Health mission scam of UP, Jharkhand Mukti Morcha scam, Cash for vote scam are covered by government.s Lokpal. What…Continue