Honored by the Honorable Tourism Minister (Uttarakhand) Shri Prakash Pant on World Tourism Day at H.N.B. Garhwal University, Srinagar for efforts in promoting Rural Eco / Voluntary Tourism.
This on the recommendation of Prof S.C.Bagri, Director of the Centre for Mountain Tourism and Hospitality Studies HNB Garhwal University Srinagar in his research on "Rural Eco / Voluntary Tourism in Sunargoan, Kanda, Bageshwar, Uttaranchal".
Selected for Best Citizens of India 2006, by The India International Friendship Society, New Delhi
Awarded First Choice Responsible Tourism Award 2005 for Best Volunteering programme, sponsored by The Imaginative Traveler, from The World Travel Market (WTM), London
Selected for The Pride of Utaranchal, by Utsah New Delhi.