Sanjiv Mehta Acquires East India Company - The East India Company – perhaps the world’s first multinational set up over 500 years ago and once owned by the British Crown – has now been acquired by a Palanpuri Indian, Sanjiv Mehta.

Massive Response to Banaskantha Viklang Melo 2010 - The Banaskantha Viklang Melo 2010, organized with the objective of making the district “viklang free” by May 1, 2010 when Gujarat celebrates its Swarnim Jayanti received a tremendous response with over 15,000 people receiving free check-ups and treatment.

PSK Women’s Forum Hosts Cookery Class - Palanpur Samaj Kendra - Women's Forum hosted a cookery demonstration on dishes that can be prepared with the biggest excitement of an Indian summer -- the mango. The programme, held on April 20, 2010 at Shanti Bungalow, Mumbai was conducted by Ms Alka Phadnis, the head of ETV Marathi cookery show 'Mejwani Paripoorna'.

Dr. Ashok Kothari Re-Elected Hon. Secretary of BNHS - Dr Ashok Shantilal Kothari, one of the two members of the Palanpuri community to be elected to the Executive Committee of the 125-year old Bombay Natural History Society has been unanimously elected as Honorary Secretary of the Society for a second term.

Chennai Association Continues Social Service Projects - The Shree Banaskantha Palanpur Jain Association, Chennai continued with its regular social service activities in March this year.

Palanpur Eye Hospital Organizes Eye Camps - The Shri Taleymohammed Khan Silver Jubilee and Shah Manchand Maganchand Eye Hospital Eye Hospital, Palanpur recently organized two eye camps in different villages of Banaskantha district.

Zeniben Amrutlalbhai Parikh passed away in Mumbai on 13th Apr 2010

Varshaben Rajnikantbhai (Churchillbhai) Dhudlalbhai Gandhi passed away in Mumbai on 02nd Apr 2010

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