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High Commissioner of India to Tonga yesterday presented his credential to His Majesty

Radio & TV Tonga, Nuku’alofa, 09/02/2017

The Indian High Commissioner to Tonga, H.E. Vishva Sapkal yesterday presented his credentials to His Majesty at the Royal Palace.

The High Commissioner is based in Fiji and is also accredited to 6 other Pacific Islands.

While in Nuku’alofa, Mr Vishva Sapkal yesterday presented USD$600.00 to the Breast Cancer Society.

“… I have gone through the internet and checked, that Tonga Breast Cancer Society is doing a good job and that’s why I wanted to do a donation, a noble cost which is a good cause creating awareness to the society which is an important thing.  Human life is very precious and if we take a preventative measure not to fell to these diseases then that is a great thing…”

This is Mr. Vishva Sapkal’s first visit to Tonga.

The donation was received by the President of the Society, Hon. Fatafehi o Lapaha Filipe who thanked His Excellency for the kind assistance.

“… This year we are going to celebrate our 10th anniversary in October. So most of the proceeds will go towards our usual targets, which is to spread the awareness of breast cancer and these assistance including todays will promote that and support that…”

Also attending the presentation program were members of the Tonga Breast Cancer Society.

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