Swami Rama Humanitarian Award conferred upon to Hon’ble Mr. Vivek Sawant
November 14, 2014 3 Comments
MKCL is pleased to inform that, Hon’ble Mr. Vivek Sawant, Managing Director & CEO, has been awarded the prestigious Swami Rama Humanitarian Award for the year 2014. The Jury was headed by Former Chief Justice of India , Shri M.N. Venkatachaliah Ji.
The award has been instituted by the Himalayan Institute Hospital Trust, Dehradun in the memory of its founder Dr. Swami Rama. Dr. Swami Rama was a yogi, scientist, philosopher, writer, poet and above all a humanitarian who spent his life for the upliftment of the poor and downtrodden.
Under the leadership of Hon’ble Mr.Vivek Sawant, MKCL has emerged as a high-tech initiative of the Government of Maharashtra and 10 universities in Maharashtra for development and delivery of Education, Governance and Empowerment technologies, solutions and services to masses.
MKCL has emerged to be the single largest private-public-partnership network of its kind in India. Over 95 lakh learners from metros to rural and tribal areas have taken a low-cost, high-quality IT Literacy eLearning experiences leading to MS-CIT certification through this network in last 13 years. This venture has provided employment and self-employment opportunities in the field of IT to about 25,000 youngsters in the state at their own native places.
Under his leadership, MKCL with its popular brands such as ERA, Digital University, OASIS, etc. has offered its Digital Empowerment services to more than 2 crore common people in several states of India as well as abroad. Today while MKCL has emerged as a self-sustaining, wealth creating and ever growing enterprise it is firmly committed to its social responsibility and social accountability.