First Ever Sikh Awards Held in Dubai
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First Ever Sikh Awards Held in Dubai

Dr Manmohan Singh, the former Prime Minister of India, was in town for first-ever Sikh Awards held in Dubai

Dubai hosted the 10th Annual Sikh Awards that recognised and celebrated the achievements of towering personalities and organisations from the Sikh community. While the awards have been organised since 2010, this is the first time UAE was hosting it. This year’s edition too was organised by a UK-based global organisation The Sikh Group in partnership with Plan b Group.

Contribution by Sikhs in the field of business, sport, charity, media, entertainment, education, selfless voluntary service, lifetime achievement and the special recognition award (given to someone from another faith promoting multiculturalism) were recognised. This year, the Lifetime Achievement Award was presented to Sardar Dr Manmohan Singh, former Prime Minister of India. The award was specially presented to him at his residence in New Delhi by Navdeep Singh, Vikramjit Singh Sahney and Harmeek Singh, founder of Plan b  

The winners were:   

  • SIKH VOLUNTEERS AUSTRALIA (AUSTRALIA) Sikhs in Charity 
  • GURINDERPAL SINGH JOSAN (USA) Sikhs in Education 
  • RISHI RICH (INDIA) Sikhs in Entertainment 
  • CHARDIKLA TIME TV (INDIA) Sikhs in Media
  • DALVINDER SINGH DARROCH (UK) Sikhs in Sports 
  • SURINDER PAL SINGH OBEROI also known as SP Singh Oberoi (UAE)  - Sikhs in Seva 
  • DR. SAGARJEET SINGH AHUJA (PAKISTAN) Sikh People’s Choice Award 
  • VARINDER KAUR VIRDY (KENYA)  Sikhs in Business – Businesswomen 
  • JOGINDER SINGH SUNNER (CANADA) Sikhs in Business – Entrepreneur 
  • BALVINDER Singh Sahni (UAE) Sikhs in Business – Businessman 
  • HARWANT SINGH SAHNI (UAE) Special Faith Award 
  • Mr. AMANJEET SINGH – Director of Khalsa Aid India  Khalsa Aid Appreciation 

Check out some of the images from the event…

First Ever Sikh Awards Held in Dubai

First Ever Sikh Awards Held in Dubai

First Ever Sikh Awards Held in Dubai

First Ever Sikh Awards Held in Dubai

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