Straits Law Practice LLC’s Executive Chairman, Mr M Rajaram, has been appointed to be a member of the Presidential Council for Religious Harmony.
Mr Rajaram, who is a past President of the Singapore Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industree, and served as term trustee of the Singapore Indian Development Association for eleven years, is among four newly appointed members. He begins his three-year term from September 15th, 2017.
The Presidential Council for Religious Harmony is set up under the Maintenance of Religious Harmony Act. The Chairman and members are appointed by the President of the Republic of Singapore. The Council gives its advice to the Minister for Home Affairs on matters affecting the maintenance of religious harmony in Singapore which are referred to it by the Minister or by Parliament, and considers and makes recommendations to the President on restraining orders issued under the Act. Click here to see the full list of appointment holders.
Congratulations Mr Rajaram!