Pravasi Bharatiya Divas 2013

Pravasi Bharatiya Divas  Convention (PBD) 2013 will be held in Kochi, Kerala from 7-9 January, 2013. The venue for the event will be Hotel Le Meridien, Kochi. Prime Minister of India will inaugurate the event on 8th January, 2013 and President of India will deliver the valedictory address on 9th January, 2013.

The PBD Convention provides a unique platform for overseas Indians to interact among themselves and with the Government of India and the Governments of various Indian States.  It is a forum where the Government of India showcases investment opportunities in India and its potential in various sectors.  

Enthusiastic participation from the diverse overseas Indian community spread across the globe is expected in the forthcoming PBD.  The effort is to have a meaningful and interactive event that would address the issues and concerns of the overseas Indian community effectively.

For registration and other details, kindly visit the website :

For any further queries kindly contact the following:

Shri Yogeshwar Sangwan
Director(Diaspora Services)
Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs
New Delhi
Tel: 24197910
Fax: 24197942
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