The Council of Management and the staffs of MVIRDC World Trade Center Mumbai paid rich tribute to Bharat Ratna Sir Dr. M Visvesvaraya on his 62nd death anniversary. The Council of Management garlanded the bust of Sir Dr. M Visvesvaraya at the lobby of WTC Mumbai and remembered the historic contribution of this iconic leader in the field of engineering, economy, education and industrialization.

It was his vision and a strong conviction that India’s future prosperity lay in trade, industrial research and development. Sir Dr. M Visvesvaraya anticipated the need for India’s industrial development through research and development in the fields of education, trade, investment and the economy as a whole, to realize the goal of “Prosperity Through Trade”.

Dignitaries garlanding the bust of Bharat Ratna Sir. Dr. M Visvesvaraya at WTC Mumbai. (from left to right): Mr. Pratik Kanakia, Member, Council of Management, WTC Mumbai, Ms. Aakruti Bagve, Director-Operations, WTC Mumbai, Ms. Rupa Naik, Executive Director, WTC Mumbai, Mr. Abhijit Das, IDBI Bank, Dr. Vijay Kalantri, Chairman, WTC Mumbai, Mr. Sharad Upasani, Vice Chairman, WTC Mumbai, Capt. Somesh Batra, Vice Chairman, WTC Mumbai, Capt. Ramesh Gulati, Member, Council of Management, WTC Mumbai, Mr. Santosh Kotre, Dy. Director - Finance, Accounts & Admin., WTC Mumbai