Taking forward the celebrations of the birth centenary of Pandit Deendayal Upadhayay, IIM Indore conducted a Blood Donation Drive on July 21, 2017. The drive was conducted by the participants of Pragat-I—The Social Sensitivity Cell of the Institute in collaboration with MY Hospital, Indore. Col. Gururaj Gopinath Pamidi inaugurated the event and appreciated the efforts put by the participants and the staff members for organizing the drive. Around 150 members from the IIM Indore Community donated blood, including students and staff members.
The Institute has been celebrating the birth centenary of Pt. Upadhayay paying tribute to the contribution he made to the nation. Previously events such as guest talk on Pt. Upadhayay’s life and work and a movie on his life have also been screened at the Institute.