The late Mr. Narayan Balaji Mahadik (Gauru Khot: 1921 – 2004) was very well known and respected by people in and around Matvan village. Everyone used to address him as ‘Dada’ (Elder Brother) with love. A farmer by occupation, he used to extend his help to everyone who used to … continue reading
The late Mr. Ram Arjun Mahadik established the R. G. Pawar Madhyamik Shala (School) in Matvan thereby overcoming the woes of students from Matvan and nearby villages of having to travel all the way to the taluka headquarters, Dapoli for education.
Govind Mahadik (1917 – 1943), son of Taibai and husband of Gangabai, was a soldier of the Havildar grade (Service No. 7005) in the 1st Battalion of the 5th Mahratta Light Infantry Regiment of the Indian Army (British Army before Independence) and he died in battle on 25 November, 1943 … continue reading