Indo Canada Chamber of Commerce in collaboration with City of Brampton and Indo Canadian Harmony Forum celebrated 70th Indian Republic day at the Brampton City Hall, for the first time in the history of City of Brampton.
ICCC President Mr. Pramod Goyal along with His Worship Patrick Brown, Mayor City of Brampton and Amb. Dinesh Bhatia, Consul General of India hoisted the Indian flag at the city hall. The flag hoisting was followed with the congratulatory remarks by the Mayor and Consul General.
The republic day celebration witnessed a number of VIP dignitaries who also gave their congratulatory remarks to the audience, which included Members of Parliament, Ms. Sonia Sidhu, Ms. Ruby Sahota and Mr. Ramesh Sangha, and Members of Provincial Parliament Ms. Nina Tangri, Mr. Amarjot Sandhu and Mr. Deepak Anand, regional Councillor Mr. Paul Vicente and Mr. Gurpreet Dhillon. ICCC current and past board members and several past presidents were also in attendance.
Guests enjoyed rendition of patriotic songs and cultural performance by Mr. Hemant Pawar and troupe. The event was widely covered by the mainstream and ethnic media.