School Library Association-India pays tributes to Shri. Rajashekhar S. Devarai, the founder Vice President, SLA, who passed away on 26 June 2020. Shri Rajshekhar’s remarkable contributions in building the Association from scratch will always be remembered. He was a greatly successful practicing library professional and an ardent advocate of Indian School Librarianship. As a great organizer, a man of principles, and a wonderful human being, his legacy will continue through his writings, dreams, and ideas. Mr Rajashekar S. Devarai’s demise is a great loss for SLA and School Librarian community in India.
SAL-India expresses deepest condolences to Shri Rajashekhar’s family and friends. May his great soul rest in peace.