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G. Ramachandran - Wikipedia


G. Ramachandran is a former President of the Singapore Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SICCI). He was President during the years 1966-1968, 1973-1974, 1982-1984, 1985-1986, and was its youn...

P. Govindasamy Pillai | Infopedia


P. Govindasamy Pillai (b. ... On 28 February 2001, Singapore Post released stamps featuring Pillai in recognition of his contributions to Singapore and the Indian ...

Early Singaporeans: P Govindasamy Pillai - National Heritage Board


P Govindasamy Pillai (1887-1980) first came to Singapore in 1905. He worked in a provision shop and was given no wages but only food and accommodation.

Tamil Pioneer in Singapore : Mr P Govindasamy - Streetdirectory.com


P. Govindasamy Pillai built this Wedding Hall. ... He donated a room to the Mount Alvernia Hospital and contributed to the University of Malaya Fund. When he ...

01/2014 - Hindu Endowments Board


May 31, 2014 ... Through the financial contributions by the Late Mr P. Govindasamy Pillai, the PGP Wedding Hall (inaugurated in. 1965) and the Sri Srinivasa ...

The Immigrants of Singapore - SlideShare


Feb 2, 2008 ... Contributions of the immigrants <ul><li>#1 Building the Settlement ... P. Govindasamy Pillai - Justice of Peace </li></ul><ul><li>Many Sikhs ...

PM Lee opens Indian Heritage Centre - Channel NewsAsia


May 7, 2015 ... ... over the years, has contributed to the making of Singapore, he noted. ... have come from the Indian community – Mr P Govindasamy Pillai, ...

Singapore's Grandfathers' Roads – Legacies of Our Pioneers ...


Jan 9, 2014 ... A wealthy Narina Pillai had numerous contributions to the society. ... Pillai Road was often mistaken to be named after P. Govindasamy Pillai ...

Contributions by non-political leaders should be included in ...


Dec 15, 2015 ... Among the names they proposed are late businessman P. Govindasamy Pillai, and Mr Thamizhavel G. Sarangapani, founder of Tamil Murasu ...

Five things to know about the new Indian Heritage Centre ...


May 8, 2015 ... The third section features the contributions of early Indian pioneers in ... Mr P. Govindasamy Pillai who came to Singapore in the early 1900s.

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Govindasamy Pillai - Roots


Apr 18, 2016 ... Govindasamy Pillai and his wife at the Sri Srinivasa Perumal temple in the 1970s. (Image from National Archives of Singapore) P.



Narrator: P Govindasamy Pillai's provision stores used to be well known for its wide variety of spices ... This was PGP's last contribution to the Indian community.

How did the early immigrants contribute to Singapore - Answers.com


Building the settlement. §Chinese coolies and Indian labourers were employed to clear the ... Eg, Syed Mohammed bin Ahmed Alsagoff - Justice of Peace§Eg, P. Govindasamy Pillai - Justice of Peace§Many Sikhs worked as policemen to keep  ...