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Press Release

69th Republic Day of India at CGI, Birgunj

Jan 27, 2018
The Consulate General of India, Birgunj celebrated the 69th Republic Day of India at the Chancery Premises on 26th January 2018. Over eight hundred people including MPs, MLAs, Mayor of Birgunj, former Ministers, MPs/MLAs, Chief District Officers, SSP of Narayani Anchal, SPs of Parsa and Bara Districts, distinguished Nepalese citizens, academicians and President & executive members of Chamber of Commerce & Industries of Birgunj, members of Nepal India Friendship Associations, Indian nationals, PIOs etc attended the event. The celebrations included hoisting of national flag, reading out President’s address to the Nation by the Consul General, release of helium balloons with Republic Day banners, cultural program involving thirteen schools, colleges and dance academies, distribution of certificates and books as token of love and refreshment. Separately a reception was hosted for 350 local dignitaries. The event was given wide pre-publicity through local media, including print media, local radio stations and TV channels. Fifteen local dailies carried Consul General’s Republic Day message. Akash FM broadcast the event live.