ICCR President visits Indian Cultural Centre, Armenia
On the 15th of August, Dr Vinay Sahasrabuddhe, Member of Parliament (Rajya Sabha) and President of the Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) visited the Indian Cultural Centre, Armenia. The honourable MP was accompanied by His Excellency K.D Dewal, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republics of India to the Republic of Armenia and Georgia.
Dr Vinay Sahasrabuddhe visited Armenian on an official visit upon the invitation of the Indo-Armenian Friendship NGO and based on the recommendation of the Embassy of India. This was the first official visit of a sitting president of ICCR to Armenia.
Upon his arrival, Dr Sahasrabuddhe was welcomed in front of the centre according to Armenian and Indian traditions. In keeping with traditions, the guests also lit the ceremonial lamp before moving to the cultural programs.