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Tuesday, March 9, 2021

Independence Day at Consulate General of India, Melbourne

Over 300 people gathered at the Indian consulate in Melbourne to mark India's 72nd Independence Day

Reading Time: 2 minutesDespite being a busy day for most, over 300 people gathered at the Indian consulate in Melbourne to mark the independence day. Along with the working professionals, university students in good numbers showed up to sing the national anthem as Consul General Rakesh Malhotra hoisted the flag.
Malhotra then read the address of the Indian President to the India diaspora. Some glimpses from the ceremony:

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