• "Dr. Kotnis Memorial Solapur"
  • "Dr.Kotnis Memorial Solapur"

Honours

Both China (1982 and 1992) and India (1993) have honoured him with stamps.

The Chinese government continues to honour his relatives in India during every high-level official trip. His relatives (primarily sisters) were visited in Mumbai by:

The then Premier Zhou En-lai in 1950

The then President Jiang Zemin visited India in 1996, he sent flowers to the Kotnis family.

The then Premier Li Peng in 2001

The then Premier Zhu Rongji in 2002

The then President Hu Jintao in 2006

Premier Li Keqiang in 2013

Dr. Kotnis chosen among top 10 foreign friends of China in past 100 years

The current President Xi Jinping - who also holds the positions of General Secretary of the Communist Party of China and Chairman of the Central Military Commission, making him China's paramount leader - met Dr Kotnis' sister Manorama on 19/09/2014.

Dr. Kotnis chosen among top 10 foreign friends of China in past 100 years

Dr. Kotnis chosen among top 10 foreign friends of China in past 100 years

Gold Medal

Stamp on Dr. Kotnis