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Celebration of ITEC Day -2016

Posted on: October 07, 2016 | Back | Print

The Embassy of India in Minsk celebrated the Indian Technical and Economic Cooperation (ITEC) Day 2016 on October 07, 2016 at Chancery. Deputy Foreign Minister, H.E. Mr. Valentin Rybakov, was the Chief Guest at the event. Over 65 guests, including ITEC alumni from Belarus, Representatives of Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and Embassy Officials, attended the event. The programme began with the welcome dance by Ms. Nadzeya of Navratna Dance Group, followed by Speeches by Ambassador H.E. Mr. Pankaj Saxena and H.E. Mr. Valentin Rybakov.  The Minister spoke very highly about the ITEC programme and India-Belarus relations.  A few Belarusian ITEC alumni gave presentations in the form of speech, short movies and photographs and shared experiences during their training/ stay in India. Those who made presentations included Ms. Seda Kasparova, Ms. Alena Krupa, Ms. Mariya Saladukhina.  Musical compositions on Saxophone played by Mr. Sergey Prohozhiy, an ITEC alumni, was well appreciated by the guests during the event. The event was concluded by offering an authentic Indian dinner to the guests.