On the occasion of Pravasi Bharatiya Diwas, Prime Minister [Prime Minister’s Name] extended his heartfelt wishes to the vast and diverse Indian diaspora spread across the globe. Recognizing the significant role played by overseas Indians in fostering bilateral ties, economic growth, and cultural exchange, the Prime Minister expressed gratitude for their unwavering commitment to the motherland.
In a video message, the Prime Minister stated, “On this auspicious day of Pravasi Bharatiya Diwas, I extend my warmest greetings to our brothers and sisters across the world. The Indian diaspora has been a pillar of strength for the nation, contributing immensely to the countries they reside in, as well as maintaining strong ties with their roots.”
Highlighting the resilience and adaptability of the Indian diaspora, the Prime Minister acknowledged the challenges they face and praised their achievements, stating, “Whether it’s in the field of technology, healthcare, academia, or business, our Pravasi Bharatiyas have made us proud. Your hard work, dedication, and success stories are a source of inspiration for all of us.”
The Prime Minister emphasized the importance of unity among the global Indian community, urging them to continue fostering a sense of camaraderie. “Our shared cultural heritage is a bond that unites us, transcending geographical boundaries. Let us continue working together for a better future, for both our host countries and our beloved motherland,” he added.
Pravasi Bharatiya Diwas, celebrated on January 9th each year, commemorates the contributions of the overseas Indian community to the development of India. The day also marks the return of Mahatma Gandhi from South Africa to India in 1915. As part of the celebrations, various events and conferences are organized to strengthen the ties between India and its diaspora and explore avenues for collaboration in various fields.