Mr. Rajnath Singh awarded “Pride of the Nation” award to Mayur Ramgir for his services in the field of innovation and philanthropy.

On 16th December 2018 in the occasion of Vijay Diwas Celebration, Mr. Mayur Ramgir received the prestigious award of “Pride of the Nation” by India’s home minister Mr. Rajnath Singh along with Veteran India including Maj. Gen. G D Bakshi. The “Pride of the Nation” award is considered to be one of the most prestigious awards in India. It is given to the people who have contributed in various fields to make India proud. The entries of this award goes through a stringent selection process by the jury and are supported by data and recommendations from various patrons.

Mr. Mayur Ramgir has a vision of creating a productive workforce from the retired army personals. This workforce will be independent, innovative and creative enough to sustain itself. It is quite often that the retired army officials don’t fit into the regular jobs. However, Mr. Ramgir aims to equip the officers with all the necessary skills and motivation required in such jobs. The outcome would be successful and confident professionals and entrepreneurs. Previously, Mr. Ramgir had already won multiple international awards for his directed MeTheForce social video and his contribution to the society through his NGO ZForce.

The idea of creating a productive and self-sufficient workforce came from Zonopact Innovation Lab (ZLab). Zonopact Innovation Lab helps the individuals to give real shape to their ideas. Mr. Mayur Ramgir is the brains behind this Innovation Lab. With Zonopact Innovation Lab, Mr. Mayur Ramgir aims to create an open innovation hub where everyone can participate without any limitation on age, race, gender, educational qualification or grades whatsoever. A Zero-Barrier space where creativity and innovative ideas are fostered without bounds. Zonopact Innovation Lab’s mission is to bring influential and established leaders and aspiring and prospective innovators on the same platform where they can put their experience and energy to good use. The mission is to open opportunities and provide chances that are otherwise not available and accessible to every deserving child and individuals.