Shri Mankal S. Vaidya Chairman, Beena Vaidya Education Trust ®, MLA, Bhatkal and Honnavar constituency, a pioneer, an entrepreneur, and a social reformer who believes that education need not know any boundaries of growth.
It’s no small achievement to distinguish oneself in such diverse fields as Business, Education, and Philanthropy. Shri Mankal S. Vaidya is a blessed person by dint of hard work and singular devotion to service.
Born to humble beginnings he rose to become one of the doyens of the education sector of Bhatkal and Honnavar. His pioneering efforts revolutionized the education scenario in Bhatkal and Honnavar.
Endowed with sharp business acumen, a balanced perspective and a social bent of mind he set up the Beena Vaidya Trust in 2012 for furthering his dream of shaping young minds through quality education.
It was the vision of Shri. Mankal S. Vaidya Reddy that modern professional education must remain true to the spirit of Indian ethos and culture. He insisted on value-based education, believing firmly that a community uncaring for its traditions is decadent and insubstantial.. He envisaged Beena Vaidya as the Seat of Learning where students and teachers from all parts of India would live in an intellectual life to achieve their cherished dreams.
With the zeal of a visionary he has ventured into areas of incipient development and has worked tirelessly to enhance the infrastructure of the region and to upgrade the socio-economic status of the residents of his constituency. With equal perseverance, he has sought to challenge old ideas and outdated policies, replacing them with globally-relevant and dynamic concepts of education.