Celebrated in the month of January, Pravasi Bahratiya Divas marks the role of the community of Overseas Indian in the development of the country. Pravasi Bharatiya Divas acts as a platform for the Indians living outside the country to involve both with the people and the Government of India for common beneficial activities. The event was started in the year 2003. For the year 2011, Pravasi Bharatiya Divas will be held from January 7th to January 9th. The venue of Pravasi Bharatiya Divas, 2011, is Vigyan Bhawan, located in New Delhi.
Organizers of Pravasi Bharatiya Divas, 2011
Started by the Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs, also known as MOIA, Pravasi Bharatiya Divas is celebrated every year in the month of January. The event, scheduled for January 2011 will be a joint venture between Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs and Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region. This convention will also be the collaboration of the confederation of Indian Industry or CII and the eight North Eastern States.
Significance of Pravasi Bharatiya Divas, 2011
Pravasi Bharatiya Divas, 2011 will help in making networks with communities of overseas Indian living in different parts of the world. It is also aimed to facilitate them in sharing experiences in different fields.
The Prime Minister of India will be inaugurating the convention on 8th of January. The event will end with a valedictory speech made by the President of India on 9th of January. The esteemed Pravasi Bharatiya Samman Awards for the year 2011 will be conferred by the President of India on the closing day of the convention.
Pravasi Bharatiya Divas, 2011, will be focusing mainly on the north eastern states of the Indian subcontinent. With an aim to attract the young Indian residing outside the country, this convention will have a host of programs and events. There will be sessions on various subjects related to healthcare, education, information communication and entertainment and youth.
Focus of Pravasi Bharatiya Divas, 2011
One of the major events of this prestigious convention is the Pravasi Bharatiya Samman Award, which is mainly focused to honor the contribution of the NRIs and PIO Ministers in the development and growth of India.
Apart from this, there will be an exhibition that will focus on varied topic. Some of the important topics that will be focused in the exhibition include Technology, Fashion, North East states, Handloom textiles, real estate and the like.
Hotels in New Delhi
The capital of India, New Delhi, is one of the top tourist destinations of the country. From tourist landmarks, to shopping areas, huge number of hotels and many more have made New Delhi the ultimate tourist location. Hotels ranging from luxury to budget are found in abundance in the capital city of India. The different hotels of Delhi are known for offering the best of accommodation and services and facilities to the different guests. Guests can choose from five star deluxe hotels, four star hotels, five star hotels, three star hotels and two star hotel and budget hotels during their stay in Delhi.
Tours from New Delhi
One of the principal cities of India, New Delhi, is very well connected with the different parts of the country. The improved network of roadways, railways and airways connects Delhi with the other parts of Northern India. Tours from Delhi mainly includes visit to Agra, Shimla, Manali, Jaipur and Gurgaon. In addition, the tours also involves exploring the numerous tourist destinations of the city, Red Fort, Humayun�s Tomb, Qutub Minar, to name a few.