House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests
As at 6th June 2016

Vara, Mr Shailesh (North West Cambridgeshire)

Vara, Mr Shailesh (North West Cambridgeshire)

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources

Name of donor: V Pankhania Foundation
Address of donor: 7 Churchill Court, 58 Station Road, Harrow HA2 7SA
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Two tickets for the Royal Charity Polo Cup, value £1,000
Date received: 11 July 2015
Date accepted: 11 July 2015
Donor status: company, registration number 6653185
(Registered 31 July 2015)

4. Visits outside the UK

Name of donor: (1) The Art of Living Foundation (UK); (2) Vyakti Vikas Kendra India
Address of donor: (1) 96 Hartland Drive, Edgware, Middlesex; (2) 21st Kanakpura Road, Art of Living International Ashram, Bangalore 560 082, India
Amount of donation: (1) Return flight to and from India, £1,381.15; (2) in New Delhi, transportation, accommodation and some meals, £640.
Destination of visit: New Delhi, India.
Date of visit: 10 - 14 March 2016.
Purpose of visit: To speak at the Global Leadership Forum and attend the World Culture Festival. (I also met with the Prime Minister of India.)
(Registered 07 April 2016)

6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year

Flat in London: (i) and (ii).

Joint owner of farmland in Gujarat, India: (i).

8. Miscellaneous

Non-practising solicitor.


Prepared 8th June 2016