Niranjan was exposed to the political scene from a very young age. When pursuing his Bachelors Degree from the Mulund College of Commerce, Niranjan contested the election for the post of General Secretary and won by a huge margin. It did not take him long to realize that Politics was indeed his call and he started working for social causes immediately after completing his education. Considering his good work and zeal to work for betterment of the common man, the NCP chose Niranjan Davkhare as its candidate to fight the biennial elections to the Upper House from the Konkan Graduates Constituency. The nomination, however, was later withdrawn on technical grounds, as Niranjan was under age.Not the one to be affected by failures or setbacks, Niranjan continued his endeavor towards working for the betterment of the lives of Thane citizens.Being a staunch believer of the Indian culture, Niranjan founded Samanvaya Pratishthan- an NGO that works towards preserving and promoting the Indian culture. Samanvaya Pratishtan has organized many important social functions including Yoga workshops and 'Career Mantras' for the youth.
Brief Introduction About Niranjan
|Name||Niranjan Vasant Davkhare|
|Date of Birth||15 April, 1979|
|Address||201, Gautam Deep ,Veer Baji Prabhu Deshpande Marg, Naupada,Thane - 400 602.|
|Educational Qualification||B.Com, LLB|
|Languages Spoken||Marathi, Hindi, English.|
Niranjan has a strong family background of social service and has participated actively in social causes. He was unanimously elected as General Secretary, Mulund Commerce College. During this time, he was involved in solving various problems related to students. He founded the 'Samanvay Pratishthan' with a view to address social, cultural, and educational issues. He took to agitations to find solutions to student's' problems.
At the same time, he organized many cultural programs with an aim to restore a sense of peace and goodwill in the community. Innovative events like 'Fusion Dandiya' received a huge response from the youth.
Other events included Boxing and Swimming tournaments and sports activities for the differently-abled. For the last twelve years, he has consistently worked in diverse areas. Of particular mention is the 'Vasant Mahotsav'- a fest that captured the imagination of the residents of Thane and infused enthusiasm.