R. K. Patil

Mr. R. K. Patil

  • 1997
  • Jamnalal Bajaj Award for Constructive Work
An extraordinary combination of patriotic Indian Civil Services (ICS) administrator, social worker, a rebel for the right cause and non-violent warrior of the Gandhian mould. His life has been a saga of service, sacrifice, compassion and commitment to constructive work. Served as Assistant Commissioner and District Collector in various districts of the then Central Provinces and Berar province for 13 years. Yet was a staunch nationalist. Used to wear Khadi. Refused to fly the Union Jack o .... Read More