Padma Bhushan award to DPS Chairman Shri V. K. Shunglu
Chairman of Delhi Public School Society Shri V.K. Shunglu was conferred upon with a very prestigious award ‘PADMA BHUSHAN’ by President of India Shri Ram Nath Kovind at the 70th Republic Day celebrations held at Rajpath, New Delhi. This is one amongst the country’s highest civilian awards for their contribution towards the nation.
V.K. Shunglu joined the Indian Administrative Service in 1962 from the Madhya Pradesh cadre. He has worked as Special Secretary in the Power ministry in 1993 and as Secretary, Health and Family Welfare in 1994. He also served as the Secretary, Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion in 1995 and as a member of the Foreign Investment Promotion Board. He was appointed as the 9th Comptroller and Auditor General of India in 1996 and served in the position till his retirement in 2002. He has been an epitome of leadership and governance in Delhi Public School Society since 1998.
Director Mr. Siddharth Rajgarhia, Principal Dr. Pushpy Dutt and the entire team of Delhi Public School Nashik extended heartiest congratulations to Shri V.K. Shunglu and experienced a moment of pride and honor to be a part of DPS society. All the students acquired encouragement on receiving this noble news.