Dr. Swati Nehete receives the award "Mahatma Gandhi Pravasi Samman"
3 November 2014
Dr. Swati Nehete was presented the award " Mahatma Gandhi Pravasi Samman" by Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for the Department of Energy & Climate Change, Honorable Baroness Sandip Verma, at the House of Lords. Swati is one of 30 global Indians to recieve the medal at the event.
Mahatma Gandhi was the first Pravasi (traveler) who received international acclaim and impressed upon the history of the world. On the occasion of 145th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, the NRI Welfare society of India, organised an event:"Celebrating the Acheivements of Global Indians" on 9th October 2014. The event celebrates outstanding services, achievements, and contributions made by Global Indians in their respective fields in their country of residence.