Former national vice-president of Bharatiya Janata Party Shyam Jaju, veteran actor Raza Murad, Dean of MIT Sharadchandra Darade, entrepreneur Vitthalsheth Maniyar, and founder President of Suryadatta Education Foundation Sanjay B.Chordia, among others, were present on the occasion.
Swami Shri Govinddev Giri Maharaj was felicitated with the ‘Suryaratna – The Saint of Modern India’, while musician Anu Malik, Ustad Taufiq Qureshi, researcher Rajendra Jagdale, among others, were awarded the lifetime achievement award. On the same occasion, motivational speaker Gaur Gopal Das, singer Mahesh Kale, and others received the ‘Suryadatta National Award’. The foundation also awarded Arijit Banerjee, Varun Buddhadev, and Armaan Abdhani the ‘Suryadatta Little Master National Award’, the statement added.
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Chordia stated in the release that the award ceremony was a source of motivation and energy for the students. For the last 22 years, the Suryadatta Life Achievement Award and Suryadatta National Award have been given to individuals who have made substantial contributions in various fields of society, acting as guiding lights.