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Saturday, 25-May-2019


Bihar Governor Lalji Tandon conferred honorary degree

It was a proud moment for Dr Bindeshwar Pathak as he has been conferred upon with the Honorary Doctor of Literature (D.Litt) degree. The award was presented to Dr Pathak by Governor of Bihar Lalji Tandon at a convocation ceremony held at Kameshwar Singh Darbhanga Sanskrit University in Darbhanga. 
Dr Bindeshwar Pathak is a great humanist and social reformer of contemporary India. To the weaker sections of society, especially, he is the compassionate face of a paternal redeemer. He has the vision of a philosopher and the undying zeal of a missionary.
He is the icon of sanitation and social reform who has made a difference in the lives of millions of people.
Dr Pathak has done his D.Litt on “Eradication of Scavenging and Environmental Sanitation in India- Sociological Study”, from Patna University, Bihar.
Three other eminent Scholars included Dr Muneshwar Jha, Prof KC Dwiwedi and Prof Harihar Jha.