SHRI K.L. BAJORIA
05-12-1905 to 08-02-1 993
Late Shri Kamakhyalal Bajoria was a prominent businessman and a well-known philanthropist.
Son of Late Bhajanlal Bajoria, Shri K L, Bajoria, took over the family business right after he finished his education at Guwahati at o very early age and nurtured it into a prominent business enterprise.
Right from his youthful days Shri K.L. Bajoria had on inherent interest in social causes. Upholding of cultural values constituted on integral part of his personality. During his lifetime he always advocated the fact that ‘Education is fundamental to the shaping and development of culture and social values in children and youth.
Going ahead with his principle of spreading education, he established B.K. Bajoria School in 1975, his most significant contribution to the field of education. Besides this, since its establishment, he served the R.B. Anup chand Hindi High School as its president for 20 years, He was the trustee of the Assam Marwari Shiksha KOCH. He was the founder member of the Assam Chamber of Commerce and also it’s President for several years and of various bodies and committees of Assam Government as Chamber nominee.
He was the member of the Shillong cantonment Board (1936-64) andalso it’sVice-President (1951-64), Member of Shillong Municipal Board (1948-55), postandTelegraph Advisory Committee, Member of-North East Railway Zonal Advisory Committee, Assam Meghalaya Transport Advisory Committee Meghalaya Food committee. He was the founder member and President of the Assam Hindu Mission. He was President of Assam Domiciled andsettlers Association (1935) and Treasurer of Assam Government Refugee Rehabilitation Committee (1951). He was the president of Shillong Branch of All India Marwari Sammelan and member of All Assam Marwari Sammelan. He was a Life patron of the Indian Red Cross Society.
His life was indeed one of compassion and service to the society and humanity.