Talegaon Dabhade Shikshan Mandal organised the largest theatre play with 3,022 students from 23 schools enacting the play Janta Raja at the Thor Samajsevak Nathubhau Bhegade Patil School ground on Feb 19, 2016. The staff from the schools also appeared in some scenes of the play while the elderly role of Shivaji and some others were performed by members of Talegaon Shikshan Mandal. Janta Raja is a historical Marathi play written by Babasaheb Purandare based on the life of Chattrapati Shivaji Raje Bhosle.