Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the Pravasi Bharatiya Divas Convention to be held in digital format on January 9, the Ministry of External Affairs mentioned on Monday.
The web site for the 16th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas 2021 shall be launched by Minister of State for External Affairs V Muraleedharan on Tuesday, marking the graduation of on-line registration for participation within the conference, the MEA mentioned in a press release.
In view of the continuing Covid-19 pandemic, the 16th PBD Convention shall be held in digital format on January 9.
Pravasi Bharatiya Divas Convention is the flagship occasion of the Government of India and supplies an necessary platform to have interaction and join with the abroad diaspora.
The theme of PBD 2021 is “Contributing to Atmanirbhar Bharat”.
On the forenoon of January 9, Prime Minister Modi will inaugurate the Pravasi Bharatiya Divas Convention, the MEA mentioned.
The winners of ‘Bharat ko Janiye Quiz’ may even be introduced within the inaugural session.
The PBD Convention will embody two Plenary Sessions — ‘Role of Diaspora in Atmanirbhar Bharat’ and ‘Facing Post Covid Challenges-Scenario in Health, Economy, Social and International Relations’.