HPU to confer honorary degree on Dalai Lama

Shimla/March 18
Himachal Pradesh university will confer honorary Doctor of Letters Degree on Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama for his contribution in Social Upliftment sector in the country.
A HPU Spokesperson said that Dalai Lama will be given honorary D.Lit degree on Wednesday at the XXI Convocation of the varsity which would attended by Governor Urmila Singh, Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh and Vice Chancellor A D N Bajpai among others.
Jamia Milia Islamia University of Delhi was the first university in India to confer honorary D.Lit. degree on Dalai Lama on November 20, 2010.