Shri Ishwarbhai Patel

  • 1988
  • Jamnalal Bajaj Award for Application of Science and Technology for Rural Development

As Principal of Safai Vidyalaya, Ahmedabad, he has worked tirelessly for popularizing cleaner and more hygienic sanitation devices to improve sanitation in rural areas. Though not a qualified scientist or a technician, the models developed by him for rural sanitation are truly scientific and have been approved as such by International Council of Societies for Industrial Design.

Environmental Sanitation Institute,
Near Narmada Main Canal,
Ahmedabad – Gandhinagar Highway,
At Post Sughad,
Dist. Gandhinagar,
(Gujarat) - 382 424.
Tel: 079 - 23276127,
30946320 (O) 2752 2515 (R)
Fax: 079 - 232 76127,
Email: safai@icenet.net
Website: www.esi.org.in