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Dr Rajendra Joshi conferred with 'Pravasi Bhartiya Samman'

Our Bureau Ahmedabad | Updated on March 28, 2019 Published on March 28, 2019

Swiss-based NRI scientist Dr Rajendra Joshi has been conferred with the Pravasi Bhartiya Samman Award by the President of India Ram Nath Kovind.

The Indian Ambassador to Switzerland Sibi George handed over the award citation signed by the President to Dr Joshi at his residence in Switzerland. "Dr Joshi is honoured for his outstanding achievement in the field of Science and in recognition of his valuable contribution in promoting the honour and prestige of India and in fostering the interests of Overseas Indians,” a statement said.

Through the Rajendra and Ursula Joshi Group (RUJ) group, Dr Joshi has committed investments in excess of Rs 1000 crore in the areas including healthcare, Swiss precision technology, education and skill development in India.

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Published on March 28, 2019
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