On behalf of SKLPC Managing Committee and board of trustees would like to congratulate Mr Laljibhai Vekaria Gaam Baladia to be awarded Hind Rattan Award (Jewel of India) on 26 Jan 2020.
The Hind Rattan (Hindi phrase translated to English as “Jewel of India”) is one of the highest Indian diasporic awards granted annually to non-resident persons of Indian origin (NRIs) by the NRI Welfare Society of India. The award is granted at the Society’s annual congress on the eve of India’s Republic Day.
The award ceremony is attended by senior members of the Government of India and of the Supreme Court of India. The number of awardees varies each year, but is generally about 25 to 30. Award selections are made among the Society leadership.