Polio Pioneer Award for Ashok Mahajan

The Polio Pioneer Award was presented to PRID Ashok Mahajan by RI President Mark Maloney in the presence of RID Bharat Pandya and TRF Trustee Seiji Kita.

PRID Ashok Mahajan receives the Polio Pioneer Award from RI President Mark Maloney in the presence of (from L) Madhavi, Nobuko, TRF Trustee Seiji Kita, Nayantara, Gay and RID Bharat Pandya.
PRID Ashok Mahajan receives the Polio Pioneer Award from RI President Mark Maloney in the presence of (from L) Madhavi, Nobuko, TRF Trustee Seiji Kita, Nayantara, Gay and RID Bharat Pandya.

“End Polio Now as a tribute to his efforts in pioneering polio eradication designates Ashok Mahajan as PolioPlus Pioneer,” reads the citation.

As the Chairman of the Rotary-Muslim Ulema Council since 2006, and member of the Rotary International PolioPlus Committee between 2009 to 2013, Mahajan has been one of the forerunners in making India polio-free.

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