The India post, Chandigarh 2nd January, 2008 :On the occasion of Global Friendship Day "Glory of India" Award with Certificate of Excellence presented to Prof. Raj Bahadur, Director Principal, Govt. Medical College & Hospital, Sector -32, Chandigarh for his Meritorious service, outstanding performance, remarkable role and for excellence in promoting global integration and economic development by Mr. A. Rajvanshi, Member Parliament, Legislature, (MEC for Sports and Recreation), Kwazulu Natal, Govt. of South Africa at New Delhi on 02.01.2009.
The function was presided by Dr. Bhism Narayan Singh, Former Governor of Tamil Nadu and Assam. Prof. Ranjit Rai Chaudhary, Former Dean of PGI and Prof. S. Bhardwaj , Vice Present, National Board of Examination, Govt. of India were among the other recipients of this award.