It was thoughtful to invite fellow Indian community living in and around Hiroshima Prefecture to meet and interact with His Excellency on Indo-Japan perspective. About 100 members of the Indian community dressed in Indian Traditional Attire, gathered with their family in the central ward of Satellite Campus of Hiroshima Prefectural Cultural Center.HE Amb Mr. Sanjay Kumar Verma with his spouse Mrs. Gunjan Verma & Third Secretary Ms. Deepthi Alanghat, interacted with members of the Indian community and encouraged them to become agents in India-Japan growing economic partnership, especially in areas of Technology & Digital Cooperation.
A short Cultural Program was organized which was followed by Luncheon with delicious Indian dishes of Biryani, Poori-Chole, etc. The highlight of the cultural program was some feisty singing, playing Veena and Piano by Satven family members. The community is planning to establish Indian School in coming months in Hiroshima.HE Amb presented a thought-provoking book by Gandhiji –The Story of My Experiments with Truth and advised everyone to follow the path of humility & peace. A special thanks for the excellent efforts and coordination of Satven Japan team and volunteers who handled the display of posters, arrangements & reception of guests.