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Sardar Patel 142nd Birth Anniversary Celebrations

The Embassy of India, Prague celebrated the 142nd Birth Anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on 31st October 2017 at 11.00 hrs-12.30 hrs in Multi Purpose of Hall at the Embassy. It was attended by the Indian community members and other friends of India in the Czech Republic.   H.E Mr. Krishan Kumar, Ambassador of India offered floral tributes to the potrait of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel and addressed the audience highlighting the achievements of this great leader. Mr Sailesh Patel, General Secretary of the Bharat Sangh (local Indian community organisation) and Dr. Martin Hribek from Charles University of Prague also spoke about Sardar Vallabhai Patel. Prizes for the online quiz and essay competttion, which had been organised on the sidelines of the celebrations, were announced.  Excerpts of the best essay received under the category of Czech language was read out. Embassy also screened a documentary – Life of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel produced by the Film Division of India.  On the side lines of the celebrations,  Embassy has also organised a photo exhibition to highligt the achivements of Sardar Patel.


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