Sreekant Surajmal Mehta, veteran award-winning horticulturist and well-known philanthropist, passed away in Salem on October 22, 2021. He was the son of Late Jasudaben and Late Surajmal Bhaichand Mehta and husband of Late Anitaben, and managed the family plantations in Tamil Nadu consisting of Coffee, Pepper, Orange, Pomello, Hill Bananas, Jack, Litchi, Avacado and other fruits since 1963.
Palanpur Samaj Kendra Charitable Trust, Mumbai has invited applications from needy and deserving students for the Educational Financial Assistance Scheme 2021-22. The assistance will be to selected students of Std IX and above from the Palanpuri Jain community who reside in Mumbai city and suburbs, the PSK said.
One of the senior-most veterans of the Indian gems and jewellery industry, Kirtilal K Doshi was felicitated on the occasion of the commencement of his centenary year by two trade bodies -- the Mumbai Diamond Merchants Association (MDMA) and the Gemmological Institute of India (GII). Kirtibhai has been actively involved with both these institutions over many decades of his life.
A Free Health Checkup Camp was organised by Palanpur Samaj Kendra Charitable Trust and sponsored by PDP Club on the 16th & 17th of October 2021 at Shanti Building, Kemps Corner. Shri Mangal Prabhat Lodha, MLA and Shri Jayantibhai Jhaveri, Treasurer PSK, inaugurated the camp. Jyotsanaben Mehta, Corporator, doctors and dignitaries from the community were also present on the occasion.
Anoop V. Mehta and Mehul N. Shah have been re-appointed as President and Vice- President of the Bharat Diamond Bourse for 2021-22 at the firt meeting of the new Managing Committee which was elected at the organisation’s AGM held recently. Both are senior and well known Palanpuri diamantaires. Mehta has held the position since 2002, while Shah has been Vice-President for nearly a decade.
Smt Kalavatiben M Mehta (age 92) passed away in Mumbai on 30 Oct 2021
Shri Nileshbhai Vasantbhai Mehta (age 55) passed away in Chennai on 23 Oct 2021
Shri Srikantbhai Surajmabhai Mehta (age 78) passed away in Salem on 22 Oct 2021
Shri Mahendrabhai Harilal Modi (age 86) passed away in Chennai on 20 Oct 2021
Smt Madhuben Sureshbhai Kothari (age 85) passed away in Mumbai on 19 Oct 2021
Shri Sanjay Shashikantbhai Mehta (age 60) passed away in Mumbai on 16 Oct 2021
Shri Arunbhai Kantilal Parikh (age 82) passed away in Mumbai on 12 Oct 2021
Smt Pushpaben Dineshbhai Kothari (age 80) passed away in Mumbai on 09 Oct 2021
Shri Bakulbhai Ramniklal Parikh (age 62) passed away in Singapore on 08 Oct 2021
Smt Piyusha Karnawat passed away in Kolkata on 07 Oct 2021
Smt Hansaben Bipin Parikh (age 86) passed away in Surat on 06 Oct 2021