Embassy of India
17th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas celebration
On 9th January 2023, 17th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas event was organised by the Embassy. Large number of guests comprising of NRIs and PIOs and diaspora members attended the event.
2. Ambassador Shri Manoj Kumar Bharti addressed the diaspora members and highlighted various flagship programmes of the Government of India and activities taken up by the Embassy. The PBD Convention taking place at Indore was streamed and snippets of Hon’ble Prime Minister’s address were shown.
3. Eminent members of Indian diaspora also shared their experiences. It was followed by cultural performances by the diaspora members who presented poetry, dance, and yoga. The event was concluded with a quiz on latest developments in India, which was organised to inform the diaspora about millets and millet based products as a part of the International Year of Millets 2023 promotion.
4. There was a sense of joy and enthusiasm among the diaspora around PBD. The event was extremely successful.