January 9 to be celebrated as Indian Diaspora Day: President Kovind

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Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh), Jan 23 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind while addressing the gathering on closing day of 15th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas 2019 announced that January 9 will be celebrated as Indian Diaspora Day every year. The decision was taken to mark the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, whom President Kovind termed as ‘Greatest Pravasi’.

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