Who was known by the Nick-Name “Lokhitvadi”?
“Lokhitvadi” was the nick-Name of Gopal Hari Deshmukh.
He was born in Pune on 18 February 18233. He was a social reformer from Maharashtra. He started his career as a translator under the British Raj. He was appointed as a judge in Ahmedabad, Gujrat. He wrote 108 articles on social reformer. This group is known as Lokhitawadinchi Shatapatre. He took a leadership in founding Gyan Prakash,Indu Prakash and Lokhitwadi in Maharashtra. He wrote 35 books on including nreligious, social, economics,political,historic andliteracy matters.He also translated some English works in Marathi.