"I have heard a lot about you.
BAPS is doing wonderful work. Everywhere, everyone is praising your
organization, voluntary effort and efficiency in providing relief and
rehabilitation." exclaimed Ed Royce, US Congressman.
He led a delegation to Bhuj and met BAPS relief work voluntears who
are serving in Bhuj from day one of the earthquake.
Congressman Ed Royce from California paid a visit on behalf of US Government
to deliver aid and see firsthand the devastation in Bhuj and Ahmedabad.
During his visit to Ahmedabad, Congressman Ed Royce arrived at the BAPS
Swaminarayan Mandir to meet HDH Pramukh Swami Maharaj. Congressman Ed
Royce was impressed by the BAPS earthquake relief activities and lauded
Swamiji's services to 300 villages in the earthquake affected areas
of Bhuj district. Ed Rayce conveyed that the spirit of BAPS volunteers
and solidarity of the Gujaratis was amazing. He also added that they
were ready to help in whatever way they can.
Pramukh Swami Maharaj appreciated Ed Royce
for coming all the way from US with sentiments of sympathy and relief
materials. Pramukh Swami Maharaj added that the people of Gujarat have
appreciated your gesture of helping the victims.