Rotary Club of Rajkot - History

The Rotary Club of Rajkot was founded in the year 1938 and is the oldest Club in the Saurashtra region and the third oldest in R.I. District 306. The first meeting was organised on 10th August, 1938 and the Club admitted to the Rotary fold on 9th December of the same year. Formal presenta­tion of Charter No. 4894 was made on 22nd January, 1939. The late Dr. D.H. Variava was the founder President leading a team of sixteen founder members including three Englishmen. Late PDG. Dr. A.P. Mehta was also a founder member.

In the first few years the Club held fortnightly meetings' at members' places, the Rajkumar college and the Dharmendrasinhji College. Since 1943 the venue for club meetings has been the Masonic Hall. Weekly meeting started from the year 1947 in terms of a resolution adopted at the District Conference and by Rotary nternetional.

Rajkot was the seat of the then Kathiawar Agency and could boast of a citizenship comprising of able adminis­trators, lawyers and professional men. Since its inception the Club has been blessed with a membership comprising of individuals making significant contributions to the life of Rotary.

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    Bord Member 2020-21

  • Rtn. Devvrat SukhwalPresident(2020-21)9898017279
      
  • Rtn. Dr. Abhijit ChatterjeeHon. Secretary 947754001
      
  • Rtn. Dr. Klapit Sanghvi Imm.Past President(2019-20)9824224560
      
  • Rtn. Sanjay Gaglani President Elect(2020-21)9824062699
      
  • Rtn. Dr. Jayesh VaidyaVice President9879526363
      
  • Rtn. Bharat ThummarVice President9824230259
     
  • Rtn. Deepak UpadhyayHon.Jt.Secretary9824099704
      
  • Rtn. Nikhil UchatEx.Secretary9825078548
      
  • Rtn. Jignesh paunHon.Treasurer9374100742
      
  • Rtn. Paresh BabariaSergeant at Arms9374103678
      
  • Chairpersons 20-21

  • Rtn. Dr. Hita MehtaCommunity Service--
      
  • Rtn. Hemangi PatelCommunity Service--
      
  • Rtn. Jaimini ThakarClub Service--
      
  • Rtn. Chandresh ManvaniMembership Chair9375569760
      
  • Rtn. Sakina BharmalYouth Service--
      
  • Rtn. Geetha GaglaniLiteracy and Education--
      
  • Rtn. Nishant VoraVocational Service--
      
  • Rtn. Divyesh PatelVocational Service--
      
  • Rtn. Sanjay GaglaniPublic Image9824062699
      
  • Rtn. Bharat ThummarWater & Sanitation9824230259
      
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  • Rtn. Nikhil UchatRotary Swaman Store9825078548
      
  • Rtn. Deepak UpadhyaySocial Security Scheme9824099704
      
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  • Rtn. Jayant AgarwalDhamal Gali--
      
  • Rtn. Piyush PanchasaraClub Trainer & Admin9825214499
      
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  • Advisory Board 2020-21

  • Rtn. Kishor DoshiClub Advisor--
      
  • Rtn. Rajesh KothariClub Advisor--
      
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  • Rtn. Ketan JoshiClub Advisor9825506188
      
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