Dr. Nirmala Deshpande

Dr. Nirmala Deshpande (1929 - May 1, 2008), or Didi as she was affectionately known, was a Gandhian, social activist, and member of Indian parliament. She was nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize and was the recipient of numerous awards including the Indian National Communal Harmony Award and the Rajiv Gandhi Sadbhavana Award.

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