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33 Indians named in Queen Elizabeth II's birthday honours list

Press Trust of India  |  London 

At least 33 Non-Resident Indians have been named in Elizabeth II's List today.

The list of NRIs awarded includes Satyajit Bhattacharya, to the Royal Household, who was named of the Royal Victorian Order (LVO).

Besides him, Jaswinder Singh Bamrah, consultant psychiatrist, Greater Manchester Mental Health Trust and honorary reader, University of Manchester, has been honoured with CBE, or of the Most Excellent Order of the British for his services to mental health, to diversity and to the

In addition, 11 other Indians have been chosen for OBEs (of the Most Excellent Order of British Empire), 14 MBEs (member of the most excellent order of the British Empire), and six BEMs (British medals).

The OBE winners include Manoj Kumar Badale, chairman, British Asian Trust, for services to the economy and to charity, Sonia Kumari Brooks, deputy governor, Her Majesty's Young Offenders Institution, Feltham, for services to HM and to the criminal justice system, and Pargan Singh Cheema, chief executive, the for services to business, to community cohesion and to charity, and Amandeep Singh Madra, for services to Punjabi and heritage and culture.

Recipients of MBEs include Roma Agrawal, Associate Director, AECOM, for services to engineering, Satvir Paul Bungar, managing of merger and acquisition and head of facilities management sector BDO LLP, services to corporate finance, Opinderjit Kaur Takhar, Director, and Punjabi studies, University of Wolverhampton, for services to higher education and to the community in Wolverhampton, and Jagdev Singh Virdee, services to statistics and to the community and Sunil Rattu, services to British nationals overseas.

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First Published: Sat, June 09 2018. 19:50 IST