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Celebration of Sates' Day and Diwali

Posted on: November 05, 2022 | Back | Print

High Commission of India


The High Commission of India, Lilongwe organised States’ Day and celebrated Diwali on 5 November 2022 at India House. This year focus States were Andhra Pradesh, Punjab, Rajasthan and Telangana. State booths displayed respective culture, traditions, food etc., Large number of guests including Hon. Speaker of the Parliament, Chairman of the Parliamentary Committee on International Relations, members of the diplomatic community, prominent members of the Indian Community, senior officials from the Government of Malawi and Friends of India attended the event.

High Commissioner S. Gopalakrishnan stated that Malawi has a large Indian community having link with various States in India and the celebration of Indian States Day in Malawi is an initiative to showcase the diversity and uniqueness of Indian states.

The cultural performances showcasing cultures of various Indian States were also  organized. 

5 November 2022