Indian-origin peer wins 'Lifetime Achievement Award' in UK

Posted on:19 Sep 2016 09:52:51
Indian-origin peer wins 'Lifetime Achievement Award' in UK
19 September 2016 Current Affairs: Lord Narendra Babubhai Patel ,a 78-year-old Indian-origin British obstetrician and member of the UK Parliament were honored the 'Lifetime Achievement Award' during the Asian Achievers Awards for his work in the medical profession and public life in Britain over the years.

The Asian Achievers Awards was organised by Asian Business Publications Limited (ABPL)  to honour British Asian achievements across different fields. 

This year, the occasion coincided with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's birthday.

Other winners included Mr Selva Pankaj, CEO of Regent Group – a London-based education skills and training development group; Ms Manjit Gill, CEO of Binti, a social enterprise that works for women's causes in India and Africa; and Paralympian Mr Ryan Raghoo, a long jumper who suffers from cerebral palsy.

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