Baba Amte

Social activist, Award Winner

1914 – 2008

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Who was Baba Amte?

Dr Murlidhar Devidas Amte popularly known as Baba Amte, was an Indian social worker and social activist known particularly for his work for the rehabilitation and empowerment of poor people suffering from leprosy. He is the only non-medical person in the world who has received maximum medicine related awards.

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Born
Dec 26, 1914
Hinganghat
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Religion
  • Hinduism
Nationality
  • India
Profession
Education
  • Calcutta School of Tropical Medicine
Died
Feb 9, 2008

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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