Our Founder - Editor : Shri Babubhai A. Soni
was born on 21st October, 1918 at Ahmeadabad. He took his education at Ahmedabad. He passed his Matriculation Examination of Bombay University in the year 1934.
He obtained his degree of Bachelor of Arts with Honours in Sanskrit in the year 1938. He studied law from Sir L. A. Shah Law College, Ahmedabad and took his LL.B. Degree in the year 1940. After obtaining the necessary Sanad he practiced in various Courts in Ahmedabad. In the era of Independence movement, he helped many freedom-fighters.
He joined the Editorial department of well-known Gujarati Daily NewspaperÂ "Sandesh"
in the year 1944. He with other colleagues revived the Gujarat Working Journalist Union and became its first President.
He was also a member of Press Accredition Committee appointed by the Government of Gujarat and remained there about two years. He pleaded the cases of mofussil journalists. He has also represented case of journalists before the Working Journalist Wage Board at Ahmedabad as well as at Pune in the year.
In the year 1960, on the establishment of theÂ Gujarat High CourtÂ he started publication ofÂ Gujarat Law ReporterÂ as the Editor and continued there until he breathed his last.
Prior thereto, he had written various law books in Gujarati such as "Bombay Village Panchayat Act", "Bombay Tenancy & Agricultural Lands Act", "Factories Act", "Bombay Shops & Establishment Act", "Employees' State Insurance Act", etc. which were published almost every year with revised editions. He was also a good Bridge player and receipent valuable prizes in club competition. He was amiable in nature and helpful to others.