The 64th Anniversary of Indian Independence was marked at a colourful function, jointly organized by the Russian Centre of Science and Culture (RCSC), International Federation of Indo-Russian Youth Clubs and India-Russia Friendship Society on August 12, 2011.
The official part of the function was followed by a Cultural Programme presented by the students of the School of Russian Classical Ballet, D.P.S. Dwarka and Bharatanatyam Dance Group guided by the renowned artist Ms. Padma Sampat Kumaran.
Congratulating the organizers of the function, Mr. Harish Rawat, Minister of State for Agriculture, Food Processing Industry and Parliamentary Affairs, described
Hailing the sincere initiative taken by the RCSC, the Guest of Honour, Mr. Jai Prakash Agarwal, President, Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee, said that it is a matter of pride to take part in the anniversary celebration of
Earlier welcoming an elite gathering, Mr. Fyodor A. Rozovskiy, Director, RCSC, noted that India has a pride of place in the minds and hearts of the people of Russia, who feel proud of the remarkable achievements made by the people of India in different walks of life ever since the advent of independence. There is a national consensus in
After the address by distinguished guests, Integration Awards, instituted by India-Russia Friendship Society and SARC were distributed to Mr. Harish Rawat, Minister of State for Agriculture, Food Processing Industry and Parliamentary Affairs, Mr. Fyodor A. Rozovskiy, Director, RCSC, Mrs. Purnima Anand, General Secretary, International Federation of Indo-Russian Youth Clubs, Ms. Galina Lyakhova, Ballet Teacher, RCSC, Ms. Monika Sharma, Russian Language Teacher, D.P.S. Dwarka, and others.