Honorable founder President Mr. Sharad Pawar established ‘Agricultural Development Trust’ on June 22nd 1971. Since then, this organization has been actively functioning for the socio-economic and educational empowerment of the labour class, farmers and their families in the remote areas of the country. Honorable Padmashree Dr. Appasaheb Pawar had put in a lot of efforts to continue this pious work. The organization has put forth equal importance and significance to women empowerment; establishing “Sharda Mahila Sangh”. This wing has been consistently working on women empowerment through activities like business orientation seminars & workshops, training programs and various schemes and activities related to Banking sector.
Bhimthadi Jatra had a footfall of 4 Lakh Visitors last year alone. Keeping this in mind, we are going national with participation from all over the country. From the success and experience of last 12 mega exhibitions there will be healthy and positive changes in some of the existing categories and services of exhibition e.g. number of participating Self Help Groups , Products , Food park, and promotion of exhibition and sponsors, which will definitely benefit participating Self Help Groups, Visitors and Sponsors.
Bhimthadi jatra is a rural carnival having varity of Domains like Cultural exhibition, Food market, Flea Market, Live Shows, Packaged/Home made food products, Handicrafts, Handloom, Food that includes Non-Veg as well and much more. Its the one stop junction to enjoy complete rural Carnival.