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Celebrations of World Hindi Day

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Embassy of India

Celebration of the World Hindi Day 2022

Press Release 

World Hindi Day was celebrated at the Embassy of India Antananarivo on 10 January 2022.

It was attended by members of ITEC, ICCR alumni, Indian community, and families of the Embassy officials. 

The event started with the video message of Hon’ble Minister of State Smt. Meenakshi Lekhi. It was followed by remarks made by Ambassador Abhay Kumar on the different ways in which Hindi has gained prominence in international arena and how celebrating World Hindi day is important in promoting Hindi around the world. 

A competition on Hindi handwriting was also organized in the event that saw enthusiastic participation of the guests. 

Hindi songs were sung by members of ITEC Alumni and local staff of the Embassy. Hindi poems were recited by the Ambassador, officials of the Embassy and the school children during the celebrations. 

Video messages from local staff members of the embassy were published on the social media handles of the Embassy.