Savitribai Jyotirao Phule was a social reformer in Maharashtra. Savitribai Phule Jayanti is her birth anniversary and it is annually held on January 3. In 2017,It is the 186th birth anniversary of Savitribai Phule. She was born on January 3, 1831 and she along with her husband, Mahatma Jyotirao Phule, played an important role in women’s education in Maharashtra. She also ably supported her husband in his social reforms. She is also a pioneer of the modern Marathi Poetry.
She was the first female teacher of the first women’s school in Maharashtra. Birth Anniversary celebration was extravagantly celebrated at Dhole Patil College of Engineering , Pune. Program was witnessed by Mrs. Uma Sagar Dhole Patil, Secretary , DPES, Pune, Dr. Abhijit Dandavate , Principal, DPCOE, Pune, Prof. Prakash Mali, Event Manager, DPCOE, Pune, HODs, faculty .