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British MP visits Pingalwara

Mary Macleod, member of the British House of Commons visited the Manawala complex of Pingalwara charitable institution on Saturday along with three delegates from her home country.

punjab Updated: Oct 13, 2013 00:03 IST
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Mary Macleod, member of the British House of Commons visited the Manawala complex of Pingalwara charitable institution on Saturday along with three delegates from her home country.


Mohan Singh, secretary of Sri Guru Singh Sabha, Hunslow; and teachers Sarabjeet Kaur and Karen are on Mary's team. The delegation gained knowledge about the institution's activates from All-India Pingalwara Charitable Society (AIPCS) president Dr Inderjit Kaur and visited the patient wards, educational section, artificial-limb centre, and physiotherapy wing.

The British parliamentarian paid tribute to the founder of Pingalwara, Bhagat Puran Singh, and appreciated Dr Inderjit Kaur's efforts for taking his good work forward. She said Pingalwara's work had inspired and touched people all over the world. She said its environment was vibrant and the members of its staff were caring.

She had special praise for the education at the school on the campus; and at the end of the tour, she announced that she will share the experience with the parliament of her country.