January 26 in Yerevan hosted a reception to mark the day of the Republic of India. It was organized by the Embassy of India in Armenia. The reception was attended by Prime Minister Tigran Sargsyan, representatives of various diplomatic missions, the Armenian political and social elite, culture.
At the reception was provided rich Indian culture – Indian dances, traditional cuisine, the show sari. Council member NGO “Cultural Center of the East” Andranik Asatryan performed the dance “Hanuman chalisa” (“Anumana says …”).
During the reception, there was also a conversation of president of “Cultural Center of the East” NGO, Bagrat Movsisyan and Vice-President Hambardzum Hayrapetyan with Indian Ambassador of Armenia, Achal Kumar Malhotra. NGO leadership congratulated the Ambassador on the national holiday. Bagrat Movsisyan wished to confirm closer relations with the embassy to conduct new joint projects, in particular, to hold free courses in Hindi.
The parties agreed to discuss new joint projects during a meeting in near future.