The Malviya Bhawan, established in 2010 is the boys hostel of the Saharanpur campus of IIT Roorkee. In terms of infrastructure, it's one of the best with single rooms for every student, and facilities ranging from table tennis room to tv room. It provides everything a student can ask for in a hostel. The gardens provide aesthetic value and mess provides nutritious food keeping the students fit and nourishd in their home away from home.
Pandit Madan Mohan Malviya(1861–1946) was an Indian educationist and politician notable for his role in the Indian independence movement and his espousal of Hindu nationalism. Later in life, he was also addressed as 'Mahamana'.
He was the President of the Indian National Congress on four occasions and today is most remembered as the founder of the largest residential university in Asia and one of the largest in the world, having over 12,000 students across arts sciences, engineering and technology, Banaras Hindu University (BHU) at Varanasi in 1916, of which he also remained the Vice Chancellor, 1919–1938. Pandit Malviya was one of the founders of Scouting in India.He also founded a highly influential, English-newspaper, The Leader published from Allahabad in 1909.