Dr Kiran meets with India’s External Affairs Minister, Smt. Sushma Swaraj

Dr Kiran was honoured to be invited to the office of Indian External Affairs Minister, Smt. Sushma Swaraj on 1st December 2014. Dr Kiran introduced her to the work of Asha and elaborated how Asha interventions have transformed countless lives in over 60 slum colonies in Delhi.

Smt. Swaraj was full of appreciation for the Asha model and congratulated Dr Kiran on its success. “All these remarkable changes that you are seeing today [in the Asha communities] are the fruits of your tireless efforts and dedication over all these years,” she commented.

The meeting ended on a high note with the Hon’ble Minister consenting to attend an Asha event in the New Year.

The entire Asha family is delighted at this development and looks forward to host Smt. Swaraj in the times to come.