21 January 2019 – Monday

Youth Pravasi Bharatiya Divas

Time Session/Programme
09:30 -10:50 hrs

Inaugurationof Youth Pravasi Bharatiya Divas

  • Welcome Remarks by Shri Dnyaneshwar Mulay, Secretary (OIA & CPV), Ministry of External Affairs
  • Address by Shri Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore, Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Youth Affairs and Sports
  • Address by Shri Yogi Adityanath, Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh
  • Address by Special Guest H.E. Mr. Himanshu Gulati,  Member of  Parliament, Norway
  • Address by Guest of Honour H.E. Mr. Kanwaljit Singh Bakshi, Member of Parliament, New Zealand
  • Inaugural Address by Smt. Sushma Swaraj, Minister for External Affairs
  • Vote of Thanks by Secretary, Department ofYouth Affairs, Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports
  • 11:30-13:00 hrs Plenary Session I: Engagement with younger members of Indian Diaspora
    13:00-14:30 hrs Lunch hosted by Shri Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore, Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Youth Affairs and Sports
    14:30-21:00 hrs

    Visit of Youth PBD Participants to BHU for interaction

  • Interaction with Banaras Hindu University Students (Banaras Hindu University Campus)
  • Dinner hosted by Shri Chetan Chouhan, Minister of State for Sports & Youth Welfare for youth Pravasi Bharatiya Divas participants
  • 18:00-1900 hrs
  • Cultural programme (Showcasing dance and music of Uttar Pradesh) 
  • 19:00 onwards
  • Dinner - hosted by Shri Yogi Adityanath, Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh