• 07 Feb, 2023

Santokhi, Irfaan Ali, Modi Inaugurate Pravasi Bharatiya Divas 2023 in Indore

Santokhi, Irfaan Ali, Modi Inaugurate Pravasi Bharatiya Divas 2023 in Indore

Santokhi, Irfaan Ali, Modi Inaugurate Pravasi Bharatiya Divas 2023 in Indore

President Chandrika Prasad Santokhi of Suriname, President Irfaan Ali of Guyana, and Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India inaugurated the 17th edition of Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) on Monday January 9 in Indore. It was an overflowing Brilliant convention hall of thousands. More than 3,500 delegates registered for the conference. Dozens of Guyanese were part of the delegation of President Ali. Several Surinamese also attended the event.

 

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Photo : Dr. Vishnu Bisram at the Inaugural Session of the 7th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas 2023 

Ali is the Chief Guest while Santokhi is the Guest of Honor. Santokhi was Chief Guest in January 2021. Presidents Santokhi and Ali showered lavish praises on PM Narendra Modi . They also reiterated condolences to him on the passing of his mother last week at age 100.

This year's Pravasi Bharatitya Divas theme   partners for India's progress in Amrit Kaal'.

More reports coming 

Dr Vishnu Bisram

Dr. Vishnu Bisram is Guyanese born who received his primary and secondary education in Guyana and tertiary education in the US and India. He is a holder of multiple degrees in the natural sciences, social sciences, and education. He taught for over forty years in the US. He is a specialist on the Indian diaspora traveling globally to research and write about Indian communities.