Stories from the village of Lobhi

Krishna Thiruvengadam, a mechanical engineer graduate from SRM University, was selected as a fellow for the SBI Youth For India Fellowship (2015- 16). He was posted in a tribal village in Eastern Maharashtra, in association with Maharashtra Institute of Technology Transfer for Rural Areas and BAIF NGOs. He worked towards enabling rural children and youth to develop appropriate technologies using available resources.
• Selected as India’s Top 20 Social Innovators at the National Conference on Social Innovation 2016, felicitated by Dr. Raghunath Mashelkar and Dr. Vikas Amte (Pune)
• Best Youth Award 2016, Ilaignarkal Education Centre, SAIIER, Auroville
• Selected for BAIF Golden Jubilee Awards 2016


Posted on 21/12/2016