Nagpur: Dr. Rajkumar R. Khapekar, Assistant Professor, Department of Botany, Dada Ramchand Bakhru Sindhu Mahavidyalaya, Panchpaoli, Nagpur, is featured in prestigious “Marvelous Records Book of India” in the chapter “Marvelous Personalities of India” for his various outstanding achievements in the field of education and environmental awareness. This book is a reference book, documenting the records related to Human being and Nature. This is a catalogue of wonderful, amazing and extra-ordinary records achieved by Indians in global world either home or abroad in various field like education, politics, Research, commerce, social, arts, sports, culture, cinema etc.
Marvelous Personalities of India is one of the popular chapter to honor the Indian legends. This book is catalysed and Promoted by U.K. Public Academic Society, Recognized by Govt. of India. Various eminent personalities featured in this book are Narendraji Modi, Atal Bihari Bajpai, Sonia Gandhi, Sachin Tendulkar, Amitabh Bachha, salman Khan, Kangana Ranawat and many more. The book was unveiled on December 23, 2015 at the hands of vidhan sabha President Mata Prasad Pandey, Congress Spoke person Prof. Rita Bahuguna Joshi and Editor Dr. S.K. Tiwari in Lucknow Book Fair, Lucknow.
It is notable that Dr. Rajkumar Khapekar has conducted various environmental awareness programs in various National and International conferences, schools, colleges, All India Radio and Television also. Regarding this issue, his many research articles are published in books and Journals of National and International repute. A fellow of International Society of Science and Technology, Dr. Khapekar is recipient of International Young Scientist Award, Vidarbha Bhushan award, Paryavaran Mitra Puraskar, Ideal Teacher Award, Rashtriya Pratibha Ratna Puraskar, Sir. J.C. Bose Award for excellence in Botany, Best Researcher and Best Academician Award at Bangkok, Thailand and many more.
For his outstanding contribution in the field of environmental science and life science, society of environmental science and International Society of Science and Technology conferred him on prestigious Fellowships. Dr. Khapekar attributed his success to parents Damayanti and Ramesh Khapekar, Guide Prof. P.B. Nandkar, all the members of Sindi Hindi Vidya Samiti and Principal of D.R.B. Sindhu Mahavidyalaya Dr. K.J. Cherian.