WPO Lohri Celebration-2015

Recognition of Punjanbi Achievers & Lohri Celebrations by World Punjabi Organisation (WPO)

 Date : January 12, 2015

The Ball Room, The Oberoi Hotel, New Delhi World Punjabi Organisation (WPO) is pleased to inform you that we are celebrating WPO Gala Lohri celebrations together with cultural evening and  conferment of ‘Awards of Recognition ’ to achievers of Punjabi origin towards their outstanding contributions in various fields.

We have the following confirmed guests list for your kind consideration:

•     Gen. Bikram Singh, former Chief of the Indian Army

•     Justice Sistani, Delhi High Court

•     Mr. Ashwani Minna, MP

.     Sh. Anurag Thakur, MP

•     Ms. Rakhi (on behalf of Mr. Rana Kapoor – her father and MD Yes Bank; President ASSOCHAM)

•     Lord Diljit Rana, House of Lords, UK

•     Mr. Kanwaljit Bakshi, MP,New Zealand

•     Mr. Kuldeep Nayar, eminent writer and columnist

.     Dr. Ruby Dhalla, Former MP Canada

•     Ms. Timsy Anand and many others

WPO is a non-political, International body of prominent Punjabis (industrialists, sportsmen, journalists, artists etc.) to bring about “Punjabi Renaissance”.  Formally launched by Shri I.K. Gujral, the then Prime Minister of India, it is actively engaged in promoting Punjabi Brotherhood, folk & culture to foster social, economic and cultural bondage among Punjabis all over the World.  WPO has achieved various milestones by undertaking multifarious activities including social, cultural, educational, spiritual etc., through its chapters established in over 20 countries. WPO also has, to its credit,  launch of ‘World Punjabi Parliamentarian Forum (WPPF)’ a powerful platform of parliamentarians of Punjabi origin from all over the world to foster issues and opportunities ranging from education, youth, human rights, trade and consular services within India and in the members’ respective countries.

Gen. Bikram Singh, Former Chief of Army Staff being felicitated by Sr. Vikramjit Singh Sahney, International President of WPO
Gen. Bikram Singh, Former Chief of Army Staff being felicitated by Sr. Vikramjit Singh Sahney, International President of WPO

 

Sh. Anurag Thakur being felicitated by Sr. BS Kakar and Sr. VS Sahney.
Sh. Anurag Thakur being felicitated by Sr. BS Kakar and Sr. VS Sahney.

 

Sh. Balraj sethi honouring   Lord Diljeet Rana with a bouquet.
Sh. Balraj sethi honouring Lord Diljeet Rana with a bouquet.

 

Sh. Ashwani Kumar Minna, Member Parliament being greeted by Sr. VS Sahney and Sr. Jagtaran Anand.
Sh. Ashwani Kumar Minna, Member Parliament being greeted by Sr. VS Sahney and Sr. Jagtaran Anand.

 

Dr. Ruby Dhalla Former MP Canada being greeted by Ms. Deepali Sharma.
Dr. Ruby Dhalla Former MP Canada being greeted by Ms. Deepali Sharma.

 

Sh. S.S. Sayal felicitating Sh. Prabhu Chawla, Editor in Chief, The New Indian Express
Sh. S.S. Sayal felicitating Sh. Prabhu Chawla, Editor in Chief, The New Indian Express

 

Celebrating Lohri Festival
Celebrating Lohri Festival

 

Women folks of WPO celebrating Lohri with famous Punjabi Singer Shankar Sahney.
Women folks of WPO celebrating Lohri with famous Punjabi Singer Shankar Sahney.