MUMBAI- Harmony Foundation, a private organisation from India’s economic capital Mumbai, had chosen Pakistani girl Malala Yousafzai for the award ‘Mother Teresa Memorial Award for Social Justice’, reported Indian media. Despite rigorous attempts from the director of the Foundation, Abraham Mathai Malala wasn't permitted to receive the award in India. Sevi Ali, a Pakistani actor of British origin received the award on behalf of Malala.

This news was published in The Nation newspaper. Read complete newspaper of 10-Dec-2012 here.