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Republic Day 2019 Celebrations

Embassy celebrated the 70th Republic Day at the Chancery in the forenoon of 26th January, which included hoisting of the National Flag and reading of Hon’ble President’s address to the nation by Ambassador, followed by refreshments. The event was attended by over 150 members of the Indian community and Friends of India. A National Day Reception was hosted at Hotel Intercontinental on 25th January evening which was attended by around 250 invitees. Several Spanish dignitaries attended the event that included the Director General of International Economic Relations, Ms. Cristina Serrano Leal, HRH Princess Irene, Hon. Consul in Barcelona Mr. Luis Valeriano Gonzalez, officials from the Government of Spain; the armed forces, provincial governments and city councils; business communities, Ambassadors and representatives of diplomatic missions accredited to Spain, and renowned personalities from the fields of culture, academics and commerce, including Padma Shri Rafael Iruzubieta. Musicians Sharat Chandra and Gyan Singh from India gave a concert of Indian and Spanish music in violin and tabla.

Flag Hoisting ceremony at the Chancery

Indian community at the flag hoisting ceremony

Ambassador reading Hon´ble President´s Address to the Nation

Indian community members at the Chancery

Ambassador´s Address

Speech by Ms. Cristina Serrano Leal, Director General, International Economic Relations

Ambassador with HRH Princes Irene

Musical Performance by Sharatchandra Srivastava and Gyan Singh

Guests at the National Day reception

Celebrating the Spirit of India