This article appears in today's Leicester Mercury:
Tributes to a faith leader
A leading member of a religious mission has died.
Rev Mahesher Singh Bhumbra, of Sandringham Avenue, Belgrave, Leicester, died on Saturday, aged 77.
He was a vice-president of the multi-faith Sant Nirankari Mission, Highfields, Leicester, and was a member of Sant Nirankari Mandal UK, from its inception in 1972.
He was also involved in social activities for young people, health activities, and projects to develop race relations.
Head of the Sant Nirankari Mission, Satguru Baba Hardev Singh Ji Maharaj said: "Rev Mahesher Singh Ji will be remembered for his dedication."
His funeral will take place tomorrow, starting at Sant Nirankari Bhawan, in Prebend Street, Leicester, at 7.30am before leaving for cremation at Gilroes at 8.15am.