Punyabhushan Award is our way of expressing gratitude to those gems of Pune who have reached the zenith of popularity & have also taken Pune on the global map. We have been carrying out this work for the last 25 years with utmost sincereity & dedication. We also pay homage & tribute to our great freedom fighters on this occasion. The Punyabhushan foundation has been established in 1989 with a view to express our profound gratitude towards those eminent citizens of Pune who have made an exceptional contribution at the national & international forums and won for Pune city a conspicuous place on the map of our country and the world.
Dr. K. H. Sancheti will be honoured with the Punyabhshan Award instituted by Punyabhushan Foundation (Tridal, Pune) for his valuable contribution to the field of medicine.
The award, which carries Rs 1 lakh and a memento, will be presented to Dr. Sancheti in July 2017. A selection committee presided over by Dr. Raghunath Mashelkar has finalised Dr Sancheti’s name for felicitation.
Five freedom fighters Vasant Dattatray Prasade, Madhukar Tamhaskar, Nir Bahadur Gurung, Govind Biradar and Anil Lamkhade, will also be felicitated.