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Tappoo receives US Presidential Medal

Fiji’s lone singer in Bollywood, humanitarian and philanthropist, Sumeet Tappoo was recently recognised with the USA Presidential Medal.

Tappoo, who is currently in the United States for shows to raise funds for the Sai Sanjeevani Children’s Hospital in Suva, was presented the honor ( Volunteer Services Award) on stage by Ajay Jain Bhutoria, the Special Advisor to President Joe Biden.

“I was taken by surprise on stage with this esteemed honor, leaving me speechless,” Tappoo posted on social media.

“My heart swells with gratitude and humility.”

“With this recognition comes a heightened sense of responsibility to continue striving for positive change in our world,” he said.

Reginald Chandar
Reginald Chandar
Head of News & Sports | news@fijilive.com

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