K S Rajanna

Rajanna who lost his limbs to polio in his early childhood became the first differently-abled Commissioner of the State Department for Disabled in Karnataka in September 2013 (and served till Jan 2015). As a paraplegic sportsperson, he had won the gold medal in discus throw at the 2002 Paralympics and also a silver medal in swimming. As a diploma holder in Mechanical Engineering, he also had started his own enterprise providing employment to 350 persons, including the physically challenged.

VIJAYA GHOSE
EDITOR
Venkatesh Kini
PRESIDENT
COCA-COLA INDIA &
SOUTH WEST ASIA