We are extremely proud to share that our Chancellor Mr Ashok Mittal has been honoured with the prestigious Indian Red Cross Award. The award was bestowed upon him by His Excellency Hon’ble Governor Punjab & President Punjab State Red Cross Branch Shri VP Singh Badnore. The occasion was the 50th Managing Body and Annual General Meeting of Punjab State Red Cross Branch, which was held at Mahatma Gandhi State Institute of Public Administration in Chandigarh. LPU Chancellor received this award for supporting Red Cross Activities by rendering his services from time to time.
Expressing gratefulness for the honour bestowed upon, Chancellor Mr Mittal shares modestly: “Such coveted honours bring along encouragement for more responsibilities and duties to be performed in the service of humanity. I am always at the beck and call of the society and such organizations that are working diligently for the common causes. In fact, LPU and Lovely Group have ever followed its maxim of ‘paying more to society than received from it’”.
Red Cross is an international movement to prevent and alleviate human suffering, thereby ensuring respect for every human being. Imbibing principles of humanity, impartiality, neutrality, independence, and unity, it promotes mutual understanding, friendship, cooperation and lasting peace amongst all people without any discrimination.
On similar lines, LPU is imparting education and scholarships to many thousands of national and international students irrespective of their nationality, race, religious beliefs, class or opinions. LPU has also adopted more than 20 nearby villages. Besides, blood donation camps and allied social services are also a regular feature at the campus.