Making Alma Mater Proud !!!!
Josephite Navtej Sarna (born 1957) has been appointed as an Indian Ambassador at USA!
He is a famous Punjabi author-columnist, (awarded coveted Literature Academy Award), diplomat, and former Indian Ambassador to Israel. He is currently the Indian High Commissioner to the UK.
Born in Jalandhar (Punjab), India to noted writer in Punjabi, Mohinder Singh Sarna, his sister Jaskiran Chopra resident of Doon is also a famous writer and journalist.
He did his schooling from St. Joseph's Academy, Dehradun batch of 1973 (ISC) Graduated from Sri Ram College of Commerce.
Our former Principal Brother J.C. Carroll who has tutored him fondly remembers him and informed that he was not only a brilliant student but an outstanding orator and debater possessed an uncanny ability of communicating his point of views. In his school days he had won the coveted debating competition at Doon School which was first in school history! Few years back he had been invited by Doon School to address the students.
Entire Managing Committee wishes him all the best and is proud of his achievements for bringing laurels to Alma Mater and to all the Josephites!
Proud to be Josephite!
SJA love to you all...
On behalf of Managing Committee
SJA Alumni Association