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CEPT founding member Vakil passes away

Rasvehari Vakil, popularly known as Rasu Vakil, also founded and was director of Vakil Mehta Sheth Group.

By: Express News Service | Ahmedabad | Published: January 16, 2017 1:46 am

Rasvehari Vakil, one of the founders of Centre for Environmental Planning and Technology (CEPT) and its director when the institution was given university status, passed away Sunday evening following prolonged illness. He as 87. He was with CEPT University for five decades till the reins were handed over to its present director Bimal Patel. Rasvehari Vakil, popularly known as Rasu Vakil,  also founded and was director of  Vakil Mehta Sheth Group.

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    vipul acharya
    Jan 16, 2017 at 1:18 am
    Rasu bhai's death is a big loss to many,the visionary himself was an insution.has contributed in the field of education ,torch bearer of save Gujarati abhiyan. Active supporter of 'DADA DADI NO OTALO' held at 4 different locations every 2 and 4th sunday in Ahemedabad.lt;br/gt;Tribute from the heart.