The minister said various social organisations had also performed important role in spreading education and setting up educational institutions that had benefited the under privileged.
Congress MLA from the Ludhiana Central Surinder Dawar lauded the contributions of Tewari in Ludhiana's development. He said people of Ludhiana would always be grateful to Tewari for his immense contribution for the development of the constituency, including Rs. 100 crore grant for PAU; Rs. 65 crores for city bus service; Rs. 50 crores for cleaning of Buddha Nullah; and many other things.
Earlier president of the Aggarwal Sabha KK Gupta and general secretary Sushil Gupta felicitated Tewari. On the occasion, district (urban) Congress president Pawan Dewan was also present.