Kendrapara MP Baijayant Panda meets Dalai Lama

Bhubaneswar: Kendrapara MP Baijayant Panda called on His Holiness Dalai Lama during his ongoing tour to Dharamshala in Himachal Pradesh on Wednesday.

Panda interacted with Dalai Lama during a panel discussion on ‘Development and Dignity: Meaningful Living in the face of poverty’ which was moderated by Arthur Brooks, President of the American Enterprise Institute.

During the discussion, Panda described how he had seen poor people, including tribal families in Odisha, overcome poverty to exhibit acts of dignity.

The parliamentarian on Tuesday also addressed a symposium on ‘Abundance Without Attachment,’ organised by American Enterprise Institute in Dharamshala.