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First Award at  Delhi Architecture Festival 2016 for Institutional Architecture for the Jeevanvidya Dnyanpeeth campus organized by SPA Delhi.


Honorary Member National Board of Studies in Town and Regional Planning, AICTE, 2019.


Honorary Member Ad-hoc Board of Studies in Architecture, University of Mumbai (2017 to 2020).


Honorary Managing Committee Member of the Alliance Francaise de Bombay since 2019.


Advisory Editorial Board for the Architecture section and content author for Marathi Vishwakosh, an online encyclopedia in the Marathi language. An initiative of the Government Of Maharashtra (2016 - present).


September 2013, Felicitation by Rachana Sansad for notable contribution to Architecture education.


June 2013 - May 2018, Professor Design Chair, University of Mumbai. 


March 2013, Appointed by the Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai (MCGM) on the Expert Committee for Hawkers Policy for Mumbai.


September 1989, 8-week travel grant for architectural documentation of Vernacular Mud Architecture of the Sahel Region, Mali, Central/West Africa. Awarded by the Ville de Dourdan.


June 1990, Diplôme d’Architecte awarded with the Felicitations du jury.



Recycled Paper

Maharashtra Times, November 25, 2019

Metro by Rachana

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dna City India, September 24, 2013, page 1

Get ready to pick your way through 100,000 more hawkers; BMC meets issue with panels

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Loksatta, Mumbai, February 18, 2013

A policy of authorizing hawkers instead of paving sidewalks

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mid-day, September 12, 2018

One Mumbai, one Dadar

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dna mumbai, September 24, 2013

Vendors Bill to roll out red carpet for 1 lakh more hawkers

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Hindustan Times, Mumbai, February 16, 2013, page 4

BMC to find more places for hawkers

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dna, August 17, 2014

BMC working on cut-off date for regularisation of hawkers

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Hindustan Times, Mumbai, June 3, 2013, page 4

City students to shine at solar meet


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dna of mumbai, February 22, 2014

Hawkers' Bill Herculean task for BMC


metro special, Hindustan Times, Mumbai, February 21, 2013, page 2

Policy should cater to all sides

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