Recently his name enters in to 5 record book of India. And it’s the 30th record of his. Meet Deepak Raghunath Sant a 66 years man of Nagpur, Maharashtra. He is a PR professional by profession but he is a newspaper collector by passion. He also collects another various things. Now he lived at Shankarpur, Nagpur with his mother Mrs Sheela and wife Mrs Aarti. He is a well know collector of Maharashtra as well as India. He started his collection since 25 years.
He is collecting newspapers from all over India as well as abroad also. So far he has collected more than 3800 newspapers from all over India from different states and languages. He has also collected more than 380 newspapers from various non Indian countries including Pakistan, Afghanistan, Bhutan, Nepal, Japan, Chin, Myanmar, Bangladesh, USA, UK and many more. He has collected newspapers in alphabetical order that is A to Z . For that he got Limca Book of Records also. He has many newspapers of various events including India and World.
Apart from this he has collected newspapers titled as times from all over India and abroad. He has also collected highest number of pages from newspapers of Globe. He has newspapers bearing page no 176. 196. 223. He has collected glimpses of times of India and statesman from 1838 to 2000.
He has exhibited his collection at Nagpur, Jaipur, Bhopal and Chennai. More than 15, 00000 people was seen these exhibitions. During this period of collection he received 11 Limca Book of records, 4 Unique World records, 3 India Book of records, 2 Assam Book of records, 2 World Amazing records, 1 International Award from Everest world records, 1 Royal Success International book record, 1 Asian World Records, 1 Genius World records, 1 Infinity Book of World records, 1 Exclusive World records, 1 Assist World records, 1 World book of Talent Records, 1 OMG Book of records and 1 Elite World records.
Every day many people visited their place to saw the important newspapers of the India and Globe. Paperman India Shashanka Sekhar Dash recently visited his house at Nagpur. He gave some newspapers to Deepak Ji and on return Sant Ji gave some newspapers to him also. They both interacted about the future of Newspaper Collection of India.