Bhojpuri Ekta Manch honours Archbishop Leo Cornelio


Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal The delegation of Bhojpuri Ekta Manch under the leadership of Kunwar Prasad met Archbishop Leo Cornelio at his residence on 5th March 2018 at 5 pm and honoured Archbishop by presenting a memento. Apart from President Kunwar Prasad following people were present in the delegation: Abhiranjan Kumar, Radha Mahato, Anuradha Mahato, Durba Devi, Bina Gautam, Madan Mohan, Amrin Hashmi, Arpit Gupta, Nitin Dev, Anil Likhar etc. In this program PRO Fr. Maria Stephen, Fr. Shaji and PRO staff were also present. The President Kunwar Prasad of the Bhojpuri Ekta Manch said in his address that - our organization is extremely influenced by the dedicated works and personality of Archbishop. He attends the festival of all religions and sends greetings without fail. He conveys the good example of secularism and extends greetings to the religious leaders of different religions by visiting them in their festivals and he is the true model of modern secularism and therefore we are proud to honour the Archbishop of Bhopal. He reminded the crowd about the ‘Ambassador of Peace’ award - 2015 received by Archbishop. Most Rev. Leo Cornelio is a human, lover of nature, compassionate, thoughtful and respectable person everywhere, he added. The Bhojpuri Ekta Manch, Bhopal has been working to enhance its peace and harmony with all the citizens of the society besides different religions. They strive to engage all the religions in the social wellbeing activities. Archbishop thanked Bhojpuri Ekta Manch for the appreciation and honour they showered. He invited likeminded organizations to come together in one platform to work for the down trodden and the needy of the society. Fr. Maria Stephen, the PRO appreciated the efforts made by Bhojpuri Ekta Manch to recognise the ‘Ambassador of Peace’ towards the promotion of modern and ideal India with all its flavours.