Keshav Memorial Educational Society was founded in the year 1940 with a motto of ‘Service through Education’. It is well known in Hyderabad, for the past 75 years for running various educational institutes of repute. KMES celebrated its platinum jubilee year in 2014-15. This society was formed in the sacred memory of Justice Keshav Rao Koratkar, an eminent educationist, social reformer and political activist. He was a close associate of Bala Gangadhar Tilak and took active role in the freedom struggle of India. After he passed away, his son Pandit Vinayak Rao Vidyalanka, who was a Minister in the Burgula Ramakrishna Rao’s cabinet and Member of Parliament, started a middle school in his father’s memory. It started with 10-15 students and now has many educational institutions and many eminent people as the alumni of the institutions.