INTERNATIONAL

JKP honoured

Bangkok, June 10: Jagadguru Kripalu Parishat (JKP), which works to educate underprivileged girls in Uttar Pradeshs Pratapgarh district, has been honoured with the ‘World Icon Award 2018 at an event here. The award, instituted by M4U, was received by JKP Trustee Ram Puri on behalf of Chairperson Vishakha Tripathi in the Thai capital. JKP, according to Puri, provides free education to some 5,000 poor girls in Pratapgarh through the Kripalu Girls Vidyalaya, Kripalu Girls Intermediate College and the Kripalu Girls Primary School. (IANS)