Ramesh Bhaiya & Smt. Vimla Bahan

Shri Ramesh Bhaiya & Smt. Vimla Bahan

  • 2011
  • Jamnalal Bajaj Award for Constructive Work
Shri Ramesh Bhaiya and Smt. Vimla Bahan are synonym to Gram Seva in Shahajanpur in Uttar Pradesh. To uplift and empower the rural people of a neglected and highly crime-infested village Bartara, the couple established the Vinoba Seva Ashram in 1980 exemplifying the thought - andhkar ko na dhikkarein, accha hai ek deep jalayein (It is better to light a candle than to curse the darkness). Shri Ramesh Bhaiya and Smt. Vimla Bahan have laid emphasis on development of Education, Healthcare, .... Read More