15th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas Convention – Jan. 21 – 23, 2019
The 15th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) Convention is being organized by Ministry of External Affairs in association with the State Government of Uttar Pradesh in January 2019. In reverence to the sentiments of larger Indian Diaspora community to participate in Kumbh Snan and their desire to witness the Republic Day Parade, the 15th PBD Convention 2019 will be held from 21 – 23 January 2019 in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh.
|21 Jan. 2019||Special Guest from Norway (Sh. Himanshu Gulati) and Guests of Honour from New Zealand (Sh. Kanwaljit Singh Bakshi) and US Congresswoman (Tulsi Gabbard).|
|22 Jan. 2019||Inauguration of PBD Convention by Hon'ble Prime Minister of India with Chief Guest, Hon'ble Prime Minister of Mauritius.|
|23 Jan. 2019||Valedictory keynote address and conferment of PBSAs by Hon'ble President of India|
|24 Jan. 2019 (morning)||Departure for Allahabad for Kumbh Snan|
|25 Jan. 2019||Return to New Delhi by special Train|
|26 Jan. 2019||Participation in the Republic Day Celebrations|