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New Delhi Last Updated at October 10, 2017

President Ram Nath Kovind today presented an award to noted social reformer and founder of Sulabh International Bindeshwar Pathak for his “immense” contribution towards getting rid of manual scavenging.

The President presented this year’s Lal Bahadur Shastri National Award for Excellence in Public Administration, Academics and Management to Pathak at 


Speaking on the occasion, Kovind said the occasion revived memories of former Prime Minister Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri.

“He was an exceptional leader who believed in simple living and gave the slogan ‘Jai Jawan Jai Kisan’,” he said.

Terming Pathak as the most “deserving person” for the award named after Shastri, the President said the 74-year-old sociologist had “contributed immensely in the direction of getting rid of the practice of manual scavenging”.

Kovind said Pathak had contributed to making revolutionary changes in society and has put into practice the ideals of Mahatma Gandhi, Ambedkar and Shastri.

Pathak, after whom Mayor of New York had declared April 14, 2016 as the ‘Dr Bindeshwar Pathak International Day’, was conferred with the Padma Bhushan in 1991.

He complimented the Lal Bahadur Shastri Institute of Management for honouring people who have made valuable contributions.

The annual award honours an exceptionally outstanding Indian, who is a distinguished business leader, management practitioner, public administrator, educator or institution builder, for their sustained individual contributions and achievements.

Pathak has developed and implemented, on a pan India scale, a low cost and appropriate toilet technology popularly known as the Sulabh Shauchalaya system.

He is the Brand Ambassador for Swachh Rail Mission of Indian Railways and his work is considered pioneering in social reform, especially in the field of sanitation and hygiene.

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ashtrapati Bhavan : 10.10.2017

The President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, presented the Lal Bahadur Shastri National Award for Excellence in Public Administration, Academics and Management for the year 2017 to Dr. Bindeshwar Pathak at Rashtrapati Bhavan today (October 10, 2017).
Speaking on the occasion, the President said that the occasion revived memories of our former Prime Minister, Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri. He was an exceptional leader who believed in simple living and gave the slogan ‘Jai Jawan Jai Kisan’. He said that Dr. Bindeshwar Pathak was the most deserving person for an award named after Shri Shastri as he has contributed immensely in the direction of getting rid of the practice of manual scavenging. The Mayor of New York had declared April 14, 2016 as the ‘Dr. Bindeshwar Pathak International Day’ keeping in mind this contribution made by Dr. Pathak. He also received the Padma Bhushan in 1991.
The President said that Dr. Bindeshwar Pathak has contributed to making revolutionary changes in society and has put into practice the ideals of Mahatma Gandhi, Baba Saheb Ambedkar and Lal Bahadur Shastri He also complimented the Lal Bahadur Shastri Institute of Management for honouring people who have made such valuable contributions.
The Lal Bahadur Shastri Institute of Management, set up in Delhi in 1995, has instituted the Lal Bahadur Shastri National Award for Excellence in Public Administration, Academics and Management. Each year, the award honours an Indian who is an exceptionally outstanding and distinguished business leader, management practitioner, public administrator, educator or institution builder for his/her sustained individual contributions and achievements.
Dr. Bindeshwar Pathak is the founder of Sulabh International and has developed and implemented, on a pan India scale, a low cost and appropriate toilet technology popularly known as the Sulabh Shauchalaya system.

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Sep 27, 2017

The book has been written by Bindeshwar Pathak, the founder of NGO Sulabh International.

Pathak termed Modi as "an able and true mentor" for social welfare and development of India (Photo: PTI)

Pathak termed Modi as “an able and true mentor” for social welfare and development of India (Photo: PTI)

Washington: A coffee table book on the life of Prime Minister Narendra Modi was globally launched here and presented to several American lawmakers.

“The Making of a Legend” has images and text depicting Modi’s journey, his struggles and initiatives since assuming the office in 2014.

The book has been written by Bindeshwar Pathak, the founder of NGO Sulabh International.

Copies of the book were presented to Congressmen H Morgan Griffith, Thomas A Garrett, Barbara Comstock, Ted Yoho and Ami Bera.

The lawmakers lauded the efforts of the prime minister, a media release said yesterday.

Describing Modi as a “true grassroots leader”, Pathak said India is all set to ensure 100 per cent sanitation coverage by 2019.

The event – the first in a series — was organised by Chairman of the Fairfax County’s Republican Committee Matt Ames, Member of the Trump campaign’s Asian American Advisory committee Punit Ahluwalia and Adapa Prasad of Overseas Friends of the BJP in the US.

Pathak termed Modi as “an able and true mentor” for social welfare and development of India.

The book was launched in India in July.

Source : http://www.deccanchronicle.com/lifestyle/books-and-art/270917/coffee-table-book-on-pm-modis-life-launched-in-washington.html

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Describing Modi as a “true grassroots leader”, Pathak said India is all set to ensure 100 per cent sanitation coverage by 2019.
Pathak termed Modi as

Pathak termed Modi as “an able and true mentor” for social welfare and development of India (Photo: PTI)

Washington: A coffee table book on the life of Prime Minister Narendra Modi was globally launched here and presented to several American lawmakers.

“The Making of a Legend” has images and text depicting Modi’s journey, his struggles and initiatives since assuming the office in 2014.

The book has been written by Bindeshwar Pathak, the founder of NGO Sulabh International.

Copies of the book were presented to Congressmen H Morgan Griffith, Thomas A Garrett, Barbara Comstock, Ted Yoho and Ami Bera.

The lawmakers lauded the efforts of the prime minister, a media release said yesterday.

Describing Modi as a “true grassroots leader”, Pathak said India is all set to ensure 100 per cent sanitation coverage by 2019.

The event – the first in a series — was organised by Chairman of the Fairfax County’s Republican Committee Matt Ames, Member of the Trump campaign’s Asian American Advisory committee Punit Ahluwalia and Adapa Prasad of Overseas Friends of the BJP in the US.

Pathak termed Modi as “an able and true mentor” for social welfare and development of India.

The book was launched in India in July.

Source : http://www.asianage.com/newsmakers/270917/coffee-table-book-about-life-of-pm-modi-launched-in-washington.html

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Wednesday, 27 September 2017

Book on life of PM Modi launched in WashingtonA coffee table book on the life of Prime Minister Narendra Modi was globally launched here and presented to several American lawmakers.
“The Making of a Legend” has images and text depicting Modi’s journey, his struggles and initiatives since assuming the office in 2014.
The book has been written by Bindeshwar Pathak, the founder of NGO Sulabh International.
Copies of the book were presented to Congressmen H Morgan Griffith, Thomas A Garrett, Barbara Comstock, Ted Yoho and Ami Bera.
The lawmakers lauded the efforts of the prime minister, a media release said yesterday.
Describing Modi as a “true grassroots leader”, Pathak said India is all set to ensure 100 per cent sanitation coverage by 2019.
The event -– the first in a series — was organised by Chairman of the Fairfax County’s Republican Committee Matt Ames, Member of the Trump campaign’s Asian American Advisory committee Punit Ahluwalia and Adapa Prasad of Overseas Friends of the BJP in the US.
Pathak termed Modi as “an able and true mentor” for social welfare and development of India.
The book was launched in India in July.

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September 27, 2017 13:32 IST

A coffee table book on the life of Prime Minister Narendra Modi was globally launched in Washington, DC and presented to several American lawmakers.

“The Making of a Legend” has images and text depicting Modi’s journey, his struggles and initiatives since assuming the office in 2014.

The book has been written by Bindeshwar Pathak, the founder of NGO Sulabh International.

Copies of the book were presented to Congressmen H Morgan Griffith, Thomas A Garrett, Barbara Comstock, Ted Yoho and Ami Bera.

The lawmakers lauded the efforts of the prime minister, a media release said.

Describing Modi as a “true grassroots leader”, Pathak said India is all set to ensure 100 per cent sanitation coverage by 2019.

The event — the first in a series — was organised by Chairman of the Fairfax County’s Republican Committee Matt Ames, Member of the Trump campaign’s Asian American Advisory committee Punit Ahluwalia and Adapa Prasad of Overseas Friends of the Bharatiya Janata Party in the United States.

Pathak termed Modi as “an able and true mentor” for social welfare and development of India.

The book was launched in India in July.

Source : http://www.rediff.com/news/report/book-on-life-of-pm-modi-launched-in-washington/20170927.htm

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A coffee table book on the life of Prime Minister Narendra Modi was globally launched here and presented to several American lawmakers.

PTI / Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Book on life of PM Narendra Modi launched in Washington

Washington: A coffee table book on the life of Prime Minister Narendra Modi was globally launched here and presented to several American lawmakers.

“The Making of a Legend” has images and text depicting Modi’s journey, his struggles and initiatives since assuming the office in 2014.

The book has been written by Bindeshwar Pathak, the founder of NGO Sulabh International.

Copies of the book were presented to Congressmen H Morgan Griffith, Thomas A Garrett, Barbara Comstock, Ted Yoho and Ami Bera.
The lawmakers lauded the efforts of the prime minister, a media release said yesterday.

Describing Modi as a “true grassroots leader”, Pathak said India is all set to ensure 100 per cent sanitation coverage by 2019.

The event -? the first in a series — was organised by Chairman of the Fairfax County’s Republican Committee Matt Ames, Member of the Trump campaign’s Asian American Advisory committee Punit
Ahluwalia and Adapa Prasad of Overseas Friends of the BJP in the US.

Pathak termed Modi as “an able and true mentor” for social welfare and development of India.

The book was launched in India in July.

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“The Making of a Legend” has images and text depicting Modi’s journey, his struggles and initiatives since assuming the office in 2014.

Sep 27, 2017

Book on life of PM Narendra Modi launched in Washington

A coffee table book on the life of Prime Minister Narendra Modi was globally launched here and presented to several American lawmakers.

“The Making of a Legend” has images and text depicting Modi’s journey, his struggles and initiatives since assuming the office in 2014.

The book has been written by Bindeshwar Pathak, the founder of NGO Sulabh International.

Copies of the book were presented to Congressmen H Morgan Griffith, Thomas A Garrett, Barbara Comstock, Ted Yoho and Ami Bera.

The lawmakers lauded the efforts of the prime minister, a media release said yesterday.

Describing Modi as a “true grassroots leader”, Pathak said India is all set to ensure 100 per cent sanitation coverage by 2019.

The event -– the first in a series — was organised by Chairman of the Fairfax County’s Republican Committee Matt Ames, Member of the Trump campaign’s Asian American Advisory committee Punit Ahluwalia and Adapa Prasad of Overseas Friends of the BJP in the US.

Pathak termed Modi as “an able and true mentor” for social welfare and development of India.

The book was launched in India in July.

Source : http://www.moneycontrol.com/news/india/book-on-life-of-pm-narendra-modi-launched-in-washington-2399049.html

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मोदी के जीवन पर आधारित इस किताब के लेखक ‘सुलभ इंटरनेशनल’ एनजीओ के संस्थापक बिंदेश्वरी पाठक हैं

Bhasha Updated On: Sep 27, 2017

अमेरिका में मोदी के जीवन पर आधारित किताब का विमोचन

सात समंदर पार अमेरिका में प्रधानमंत्री नरेंद्र मोदी के जीवन पर आधारित किताब का विश्व स्तर पर विमोचन किया गया है.

किताब ‘दि मेकिंग ऑफ ए लेजेंड’ में मोदी की जिंदगी से जुड़ी बातें और तस्वीरें हैं. साल 2014 में प्रधानमंत्री पद संभालने के बाद के उनके संघर्षों और विभिन्न पहल का भी किताब में जिक्र किया गया है.

नरेंद्र मोदी के जीवन पर आधारित इस किताब के लेखक ‘सुलभ इंटरनेशनल’ एनजीओ के संस्थापक बिंदेश्वरी पाठक हैं.

इस मौके पर सांसद एच मॉर्गन ग्रिफिथ, थॉमस ए गेरेट, बारबरा कॉमस्टॉक, टेड योहो, अमी बेरा को इस किताब की प्रति भेंट की गईं.

भारत में इस किताब का विमोचन जुलाई महीने में किया गया था.

Source : http://hindi.firstpost.com/world/book-based-on-the-life-of-narendra-modi-released-in-usa-56639.html

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दैनिक जागरण

Wed, 27 Sep 2017

पीएम मोदी पर लिखी गई किताब में मई, 2014 में प्रधानमंत्री पद संभालने के बाद से मोदी की जीवन यात्रा, उनके संघर्षो और प्रयासों को चित्रित किया गया है।

वाशिंगटन (प्रेट्र)। भारत के प्रधानमंत्री नरेंद्र मोदी के जीवन पर लिखी गई किताब ‘द मेकिंग ऑफ ए लीजेंड’ का यहां वैश्विक स्तर पर विमोचन किया गया। इसकी प्रतियां कई अमेरिकी सांसदों को भेंट की गईं। इस किताब के लेखक एनजीओ सुलभ इंटरनेशनल के संस्थापक बिंदेश्वर पाठक हैं।

इस किताब में मई, 2014 में प्रधानमंत्री पद संभालने के बाद से मोदी की जीवन यात्रा, उनके संघर्षो और प्रयासों को चित्रित किया गया है। किताब की प्रतियां अमेरिकी सांसद एच मोर्गन ग्रिफिथ, थॉमस ए गैरेट, बारबरा कॉमस्टोक, टेड योहो और एमी बेरा को दी गईं।

सांसदों ने प्रधानमंत्री मोदी के प्रयासों की जमकर तारीफ भी की। एक बयान में पाठक ने पीएम मोदी को सच्चा जमीनी नेता करार देते हुए कहा कि भारत वर्ष 2019 तक 100 फीसद स्वच्छता का लक्ष्य हासिल कर लेगा। भारत में यह किताब इस साल जुलाई में लांच की गई थी।

Source : http://www.jagran.com/world/america-a-book-on-pm-modi-releases-in-us-16776870.html