On 27th Oct 2017 I got chance to meet Raj Thackeray, the chief of Maharashtra Navanirman Sena (MNS) and introduce him to may Marathi language related activities. Watch this video of a quick meeting.
On 7th May 2018 I had met the renowned cartoonist Charuhas Pandit - famous for the carton character "Chintu" - in an exhibition. I introduced him about my activities.
CEO of MKCL (Maharashtra Knowledge Corporation Ltd) had liked my activities. He introduced me to Mr. Lakshmikant Deshmukh, the President of All India Marathi Literary Festival-2018. In the same program I met Mr. Deepak Shikarpur - IT expert, writer, influential Rotarian. All liked and appreciated my work.
(From left Kulabhushan Birnale, Mr. Panchpor, Mr. Deshmukh, I, Uday Joshi (owner of Pustak peth. Date 15th Jan 2018)
Popular Marathi musician saw videos of my foreigner students speaking Marathi. He was so impressed by my successful Marathi coaching that he happily followed me on Twitter.
On 22nd Nov 2018 I met Shantanu Kher, the program in charge of Marathi language activities of AIIS (American Institute of Indian Studies). There I got chance to meet Saroj Deshchougule who teaches there. Both liked and appreciated my work
Renowned journalist, founder member of "Granthali publication" and coordinator of "ThinkMaharashtra.com" initiative appreciated my activities. We are planning to work together more. (22 Dec 18)