Krida Bhushan award for Aniruddha Deshpande for the year 2012


Source : DNA

Krida Bhushan award for Deshpande

The Symbiosis Sports Center announced their Krida Bhushan award for promoting sports culture to businessman and sports organiser Aniruddha Deshpande for the year 2012. Deshpande is the president of Pune District Metropolitan Badminton Association (PDMBA) and Pune District Chess Circle. He also owns a Maharashtra Premier League cricket team and have sponsored several sports events.

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