Famous ODA

All Old Dalians have been immensely successful in their chosen paths, across the world ! Some of the more prominent & notable Old Dalians/ alums of the Daly College have been:


HH Maharaja Tukoji Rao Holkar of Indore


Balwant Rao Scindia, S/o Maharaja of Gwalior


HH the Raja of Dewas 

HH the Raja of Ratlam


Various Rajkumars, Kumars, and Thakurs from Alirajpur, Amleta, Bagli, Dewas, Dhar, Gwalior, Indore, Jhabua, Kacchi Baroda, Panna, Ratlam, Rewa, etc.


Mr. M. V. Kibe


Field Marshal K. M. Cariappa (Training School for Indian Army Cadets at DC)

Brigadier C. B. Ponnappa (Training School for Indian Army Cadets at DC)

Mr. Raj Singh Dungarpur (former president of Board of Control for Cricket in India [BCCI] & Indian cricketer)


Dr. C. S. Ranawat 
(World-famous Orthopaedic Surgeon)


Dr. Raghubir Singh of Sitamau 
(Indian politician, Member of Parliament [Upper House])


Mr. Rameshwar Pratap Singh 
(Indian first-class cricketer & world-record holder)


Mr. Hanumant Singh 
(Indian cricketer & International Cricket Council match referee)


Lt. Col. Ajit Singh of Bidwal 
(Indian Army personnel & famous polo player)


HH Tukoji Rao Puar of Dewas 
(Indian politician, MLA, and former minister, Madhya Pradesh [MP] Government) 


Mr. Digvijay Singh 
(Indian politician, Member of Parliament [Upper House], and former chief minister, Madhya Pradesh [MP] Government) 


Mr. Lakshman Singh 
(Indian politician, Member of Parliament [Lower House] and MLA)   


Prof. Prabhat Patnaik 
(famous Indian Marxist economist, UN-appointed member of high-power task force, and political commentator)   


Mr. K. K. Bhatnagar


Mr. Deepak Obhrai 
(Canadian politician, Member of Parliament, Parliamentary Secretary to Minister of Foreign Affairs)


Dr. Dhiraj Bora 
(World-famous Scientist & Deputy Director General at ITER, Europe) 


Mr. Vikram Rajadhyaksha 
(Renowned architectural consultant & Green energy businessman in USA) 


Mr. Gajendra Singh Sareen 
(Famous multi-millionaire entrepreneur in Singapore) 


Mr. Girish Paranjpe (Venture Capitalist & former Joint-CEO, Wipro's IT Business)

Mr. Priyo Kumar Singh 
(Commandant of Manipur Rifles and President’s Medal awardee)


Col. Ali Adil Mahmood 
(Commandant of the President’s Bodyguard)


Col. Akshadeep Bhanot 
(Commandant of the President’s Bodyguard)


Mr. Vijayendra Ghatge 
(Indian actor)

Mr. Kiran Kumar 
(Indian actor)


Mr. Arun Yadav 
(Indian politician, Member of Parliament [Lower House], and former Union Cabinet minister, Government of India)