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Prince Charles visits Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, prepares chapatis in langar


Delhi: Britain's Prince Charles, who is on a three-day trip to India, visited Gurudwara Bangla Sahib here on Wednesday.

Prince Charles was bestowed a 'Siropa', the robe of honor, and was given a warm welcome by Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC). Moreover, he paid obeisance at the Gurudwara and interacted with the Sikhs.

Besides, he was seen flipping roties during his visit. His visit comes a day after the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev was celebrated with much joy and fervor throughout the country and different parts of the world.

Britain's Prince Charles does 'Sewa' as he helps prepare chapattis in the 'langar' or community kitchen area during his visit to Gurdwara Bangla Sahib in New Delhi. (Photo | EPS/Arun Kumar)

This is Prince Charles' 10th official visit to India. His engagements in the national capital include a bilateral meeting with the President Ram Nath Kovind.

He will also present a Commonwealth 'Points of Light' award to an Indian winner for her exemplary contribution to the field of social development that involves upliftment of disabled children, family counseling and therapy sessions, a British High Commission statement said.