British Hindus APPG

First Registered: 21/11/2018 • Last updated on: 15/06/2022

To support and promote the interests of British Hindus to Parliament; to encourage political parties in the UK to actively engage with the British Hindu community; to consider campaigns and issues on behalf of British Hindus; to press for more government engagement with the Hindu community; to highlight and acknowledge the exceptional and significant contribution of the British Hindu community in all walks of life.

Note: All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal, cross-party groups formed by MPs and Members of the House of Lords who share a common interest in a particular policy area, region or country. APPGs have no official status within Parliament.
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5 Current APPG Officers
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Bob Blackman MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 7082.


Public Enquiry Point:

Mayuri Parmar, Parmar Advisory, Telecom House, Preston Road, Brighton BN1 6AF. Tel: 07903 820 435


No benefits in kind are on record for the British Hindus APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the British Hindus APPG

Former APPG Officers
Lord Dholakia Portrait
Lord Dholakia
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 21st November 2018
Departed: 5th November 2019
Mike Gapes Portrait
Mike Gapes
The Independent Group for Change - Former Member for Ilford South
Joined: 5th November 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Matthew Offord Portrait
Matthew Offord
Vice Chair
Conservative - Hendon
Joined: 21st November 2018
Departed: 23rd October 2019