(President, Dr. VVP Foundation & Chancellor, CUG, Gandhinagar)
He was a Former Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Power, Planning and Science and Technology, Govt. of India. He is Chancellor of NAGALAND University and Chairman, Institute of Rural Management, Anand, Gujrat. Chairman, Agricultural Cluster Development (UNIDO- He was on United Nations Industrial Development Organisations).
Advisor, CANADA GOVT. and Trustee of Pravara Medical Trust, Loni. and Trustee, PIRENS, Loni. and Member of Pravara Rural Education Society, Pravaranagar. He is Ex-Member, Planning Commission of India. and He was Ex-Vice Chancellor, Sardar Patel University, Ahmedabad. Former Vice-Chancellor of Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. He is renowned Educationist and Economist.
"I am glad to be associated with such esteemed educational Institutes, which is enriching and nurchuring students of rural area continuosly imparting quality education. I believe my expertise and experience will contribute little, in the efforts which is initiated by Late Dr. Vithalrao Vikhe Patil, and match with the vision of Hon. Balasaheb Vikhe Patil. I welcome you to my premises, and wish you success"