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Neelam Pol

Educationist and a social entrepreneur

Neelam is an educationist and a social entrepreneur. She is presently the CEO of Khel Planet Foundation. She is also a Harvard and an IIT graduate. She has experience working at the grassroots in rural India and in leading global projects in her prior corporate career.
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Why I Couldn't Feel Like A Foreigner In Neelam Pol

Why I Couldn't Feel Like A Foreigner In Pakistan

As more people cautioned us against visiting Pakistan, the more convinced I was that the visit would be a once-in-a-lifetime experience that should be undertaken. We were granted a visa to Lahore only, and we could cross the border on foot. I was brimming with excitement as I walked across the Attari-Wagah border - I felt the same adrenaline rush that I had while jumping off a plane at 10,000 feet.
28/02/2015 8:38 AM IST