The High Commission of India, Dhaka celebrated the 150th Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi on 2nd October 2019, as part of the year-long celebrations of Gandhi @150.
The event saw
As part of the Government of India’s 150th Birth Anniversary Celebrations of Mahatma Gandhi, artists from over 124 countries paid homage to Mahatma Gandhi by rendering his favorite bhajan ‘Vaishnav Jan To Tene Kahiye’. The High Commissioner handed over the book ” Vaishnav Jan Toh Tene Kahiye” to legendary Rabindra Sangeet exponent and distinguished ICCR alumni awardee Rezwana Chowdhury Bannya, in recognition for her rendition to Gandhiji’s favourite bhajan.
The celebrations also saw a musical tribute to Mahatma Gandhi by Sharmila Banerjee and troupe.