Deepak Obhrai, M.P. and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Foreign Affairs, receives the Pravasi Bharatiya Samman from Indian President Her Excellency Pratibha Devsingh Patil on January 9, 2009 in Chennai, India.
Deepak speaks with Indian President H.E. Pratibha Devsingh Patil during the awards ceremony.
Some of the recipients of the award.
Deepak and his wife Neena are joined by Canadian Senator Consiglio De Nino and members of the Canadian delegation to the convention.
Prime Minister Stephen Harper admires the Pravasi Bharatiya Samman award that Deepak received.