Dhirajlal Tribhubandas Ramji Shah was the first Indian who settled in Atbara the railway city of Sudan, 334 kms away from Khartoum. He owns property in Atbara, Damar and Khartoum. His five daughters are happily married and live in Omdurman. He is 86 and has earned enough in his lifetime. Today he visited India House in Khartoum for the Republic Day Ceremony and to meet the Ambassador H.E.Shri Sanjay Kumar Verma. He spoke of his love for his motherland and his roots in Porbander the birthplace of Mahatma Gandhi. He said that his bond with his motherland is precious and valuable.