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The world’s first and largest global ser­vice or­gan­i­sa­tion, Ro­tary In­ter­na­tional, has con­sti­tuted a global an­nual award ‘Ser­vice Above Self’ for those who are into self­less hu­man­i­tar­ian ser­vice in the com­mu­nity. There are over 200 plus coun­tries who send in nom­i­na­tions. With tough cri­te­ria for se­lec­tion and the Ro­tary In­ter­na­tional Board of Di­rec­tors de­cid­ing the fi­nal list of awardees, this is Ro­tary In­ter­na­tional’s high­est hon­our for an in­di­vid­ual. For the year 2017-18, PDG Dr Deepak Shikarpur has been se­lected by Ro­tary In­ter­na­tional for the award. The award Ci­ta­tion and Pin was pre­sented to him by World Ro­tary In­ter­na­tional Pres­i­dent (2018-19) Barry Rasin in the pres­ence of Ro­tary In­ter­na­tional Direc­tor for South Asia Mr C Basker, and District Gov­er­nor (3131) Ab­hay Gadgil. Since 1995, Dr Shikarpur is been speak­ing about mass dig­i­tal lit­er­acy through his 38 books, ar­ti­cles, talk shows, videos and free ca­reer coun­selling. He has been nom­i­nated by the Union Govern­ment as a mem­ber of Na­tional IT Board of AICTE for vi­tal­iz­ing IT ed­u­ca­tion.

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