Activities of 1998

10th January: Launch of WPO by Shri I.K. Gujral, the then Prime Minister of India of PM House, New Delhi.

10th Jan. at Hotel Le Meridien, New Delhi: Malkit Singh Night on Lohri Festival

18-22 Feb: Friendship-Cum-Cultural Trip to Pakistan on Basant received by Janab Nawaz Sharif, Prime Minister of Pakistan

5th April at Jamia Millia University, New Delhi: Cricket coaching Camp by Shri Bishan Singh Bedi

05th April at Azad Bhawan, New Delhi: “Heer Ranjha” Ballet by Artists from Scotland Chief Guest Shri I. K. Gujral; Guest of Honour – Mr. David Carter, British High Commissioner in New Delhi and Shri Sunil Dutt, eminent cine personality.

13th April at Siri Fort Auditorium, New Delhi: Baisakhi Cultural evening by artists from India and Pakistan.

15th August 1998 : Special supplement on enterprising Punjabis- “Punjabi Community Pride of the Nation” – A special focus on World Punjabi Organisation was carried out in Indian Express, Financial Express, Jansatta on occasion of 50th Anniversary of Indian Independence.

04th November at Siri Fort Auditorium, New Delhi: World Premier of “Bole so Nihal”, A Multi-Media Historical Extravaganza on History of Punjab and release of Audio cassette and Book by Sr. Parkash Singh Badal, Chief Minister of Punjab, and Smt. Sushma Swaraj, the then chief Minister of Delhi.