British Indian academic Ajay Kakkar conferred Royal honor

The 57-year-old Professor of Surgery at University College London was recognized for his services to health care and public service.

British Indian academic Ajay Kakkar conferred Royal honor
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Ajay Kumar Kakkar, a British Indian academician and peer in the House of Lords, has been awarded the Knight Commander of the Order of the British Empire (KBE), UK's second highest honor in the annual New Year 2022 Honours List.

The 57-year-old Professor of Surgery at University College London was recognized for his services to health care and public service.