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Shri M M Shah is one of the top industrial health and safety experts in the country with over 34 years of experience as a regulator. An MSU alumnus from where he did post-graduated in Industrial Metallurgy (ME) and followed it up with a Bachelors in Law from Gujarat University.

He retired as Joint Director, Industrial Safety and Health, Government of Gujarat in 2007, having joined the DISH in 1973.

He has to his credit the first ever study in India on Chrome Ulceration and its prevention; his work on silicosis accepted by Hon’ble Supreme Court of India. Post Bhopal Gas Tragedy, Mr Shah worked extensively on creating audit and training processes for chemical hazards.

Strongly and passionately involved in social causes, he has led the Dakshaben Chandreshbhai Shah Medical Aid Trust for 12 years, providing medicines to thousands of elderly under-privileged suffering from chronic illnesses.

He has also put in years of work towards the upliftment of Pavagadh Digambar Jain Temples.