Prince Charles toasts the success of the British Asian Trust



Prince Charles toasts the success of the British Asian Trust London: Prince Charles hosted a special dinner here for the British Asian Trust, the newest of the 20 organisations that form his Charities.

Charles used the occasion yesterday to thank celebrity ambassadors, patrons, corporate partners, friends and supporters of the Trust, which builds bridges between the diaspora community and high-impact charitable organisations in South Asia and the UK.

Well known British Asian celebrities, sports personalities and the Who's Who of Asian businessmen, including film-maker Gurinder Chadha, cricketer Mark Ramprakash, attended the event.

Well-known chef Atul Kochhar, proprietor of noted restaurant Benareas and executive chef at Colony in London, served guests a sample of the unique dining experience that has made him a household name.

Manoj Badale, Chairman of the British Asian Trust said: "As Chairman of the Trust, I am pleased to report that the Trust is on its way to creating a unique platform that will link the Asian diaspora to grass-root charities in South Asia and the UK and would like to thank all of our ambassadors, trustees and supporters for this success."

PTI