Friday, September 4, 2009

kulathakal , co ordinator of GOPIO

kulathakal as co ordinator of GOPIO
Author, freelance journalist , publisher & social worker , Mr. Sunny Kulathakal was elected as the International Co-ordinator of the Global Organisation of People of Indian Origin (GOPIO), Mr. Inder Singh (USA) as the Chairman and Lord Diljit Rana (Northern Ireland) as the President with a 14 member Executive Committe.among them Mr.Kulathakal is the only Malayalee in the Committee.

Previously Dr.Thomas Abraham of New York served as the Chairman of GOPIO.
GOPIO is a secular, non partisan , not for profit, international organisation based in USA with chapters in various parts of the globe, representing the interests and aspirations of People of Indian Origin (PIOs) and promoting awareness and understanding of issues and concerns -social, cultural, educational and economic - to global NRI/PIO community .

Mr.Kulathakal was the Vice President , Middle East of GOPIO for the past four years .
He was given the GOPIO award for Community services by the former Prime Minister of India Mr. I.K.Gujral in 2002.