Dr. Vallabh Kathiria, Chairman of Gauseva and Gauchar Vikas Board visited week long Gau-Vandana Gatha Mahotsav at Nani Vavdi of Dhoraji Taluka of Rajkot district on May 18, 2015.
Dr. Kathiria gave an inspirational speech on Cow protection (Gau-raksha) and Cow Breeding (Gau-palan) to the huge folk of farmers and residents of a number of nearby villages accumulated to participate in this holly occasion of Gau-Vandana.
On this occasion, a blood donation camp was organized at the venue. As a centurion blood donor, Dr. Kathiria inspired the blood donors by congratulating them and inspired to donate blood regularly.
During this Gau-vandana celebration, many other programs were organized, including lecture of famous writer Jay Vasavada, Dhamal dance of Sidi community, Lok dairo etc.
After the program, Dr. Kathiria seat with all the village leaders at the precincts of the village and told them about the activities of Gauseva and Gauchar Vikas Board. He also inspired the villagers and farmers to take benefits of various schemes of the Board & State Government and encourage them to nurture indigenous cows.
Organisers of the Gau-vandana, Chikani family of Nani Vavdi, have thanked Dr. Kathiria for giving them time and visited this holly celebration. The aim of this programme is to create awareness in the society about the benefits of indigenous cow and its virtues. Dr. Kathiria has always supported such initiatives and travel to any distinct places of State to inspire the organizers by takeout time from his busy schedule.