BY STAFF REPORTER
Shallu Jindal Awarded Rex Karamveer Puraskaar-Artistes of Change-Dance 2012
Shalu Jindal wife of MP, Navin Jindal and a brilliant Kuchipudi Dancer has been awarded the Rex Karmaveer- Artistes of Change-Dance 2012 .
“In a country of almost 1.2 billion Indians, we have many awards for movie stars and other achievers launched by tobacco, FMCG, media and beverage brands as marketing campaigns but we are yet to recognise the real-life unsung heroes who believe that it is better to light a candle than curse the darkness by leading a change.Karmaveer Puraskaar is given to change dreamers and doers who practise philanthropy for social justice”-Jeroninio Almeida, founder and chief volunteer, iCONGO
The 7th REX Karmaveer Puraskaar awardees include Dr Swaroop Rawal- main stream actress, Michael Norton & Nida Shams- Global Citizen, Mrs. M.C.Mary Kom, Mr.Kuldeep Singh Bisht-Sportsperson 4 Change, Hansal Mehta- Filmmaker on contemporary Issues, Shallu Jindal and inderneel Hariharan –artist for change. Karan Pau, chairman of APJ Surendra Group-corporate citizen for change., DR S Y Quereshi and General Vinod Sehgal and Chhavi Rajawat –government citizen for change, and Master Arvindh Natrajan, kids for change etc.
To mark the Citizen Day ie 26th NOVEMBER. the REX Karmaveer Puraskaar prestigious award is an annual function that recognizes and encourages citizens to address social issues and be the change in the society.