12th June 2012 – Anand reached Solapur, he received grand welcome as more than 25000 people came to receive him at Solapur railway station.
After reaching Pune, hundreds of people assembled at the station to welcome him. There were tears in the eyes of his parents. Anand searched for only one person- Surendra Shelke, who stood at the distance looking at him smilingly. On his path from his Dreams to Truth Anand witnessed the smile of every person.