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The Indian Muslim Federation UK held a reception for the Indian High Commisioner, Mr. Y. K. Sinha at Newham. Deputy Mayor of Newham Cllr Ken Clark formally welcomed him on behalf of the Council ….reports Asian Lite News

The Indian Muslim Federation UK held a reception for the Indian High Commisioner, Mr. Y. K. Sinha in a visit to Newham, London.
He was greeted by Indian heritage residents drawn from all sections of the diaspora Indian community.

The Deputy Mayor of Newham, Cllr Ken Clark formally welcomed him on behalf of Newham Council and held a civic reception along with delgations from Indian origin Mosques, Temples and Gurdwara’s who were in attendance along with local Councillors and other dignatories.

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The Indian Muslim Federation UK held a reception for the Indian High Commisioner, Mr. Y. K. Sinha at Newham, London

IMF President, Shamsuddin Agha spoke of the needs to deepen the links between the Indian Community in the UK and the High Commission and later the High Commissioner himself announced a regular surgery to be held in the borough, details to be announced in due course.

The Newham Chair, Saeed Mohmed spoke of the historic links with India and gave a moving personal story of how he came with other in the 1950s and 1960s as first generation migrants.

The evening ended with a general introduction of the High Commissioner to the delegates and a photo session.