Long Island Town Celebrates India Republic Day

(Left to Right): President of the IALI Bina Sabapathy, Council Member Viviana Russell, Council Member Peter Zuckerman, Council Member Dina De Giorgio, Town Clerk Wayne Wink, Council Member Lee Seeman, CEO of Ducon Technologies Aaron Govil, North Hempstead Town Supervisor Judi Bosworth, Chair of the IAF Indu Jaiswal, IAF Trustee Dr. Urmilesh Arya Council Member Anna Kaplan and IAF Trustee Mohinder Singh Taneja at the India Republic Day celebration at Town Hall.


North Hempstead, NY – North Hempstead Town Supervisor Judi Bosworth and the Town Board joined with members of the India Association of Long Island (IALI) and the India American Forum (IAF) celebrated India Republic Day on January 11 prior to the Town Board meeting at Town Hall in Manhasset.

India Republic Day, celebrated on January 26, is the day that marks India’s transition toward an independent republic. Aron Govil, CEO of Ducon Technologies, provided the keynote remark for the ceremony. Supervisor Bosworth recognized Govil and presented a proclamation and declared a special day of recognition in the Town for India Republic Day.

On Tuesday evening Town Hall at North Hempstead in Manhasset wad being decorated in green, white and orange., Occasion was the being > Town of North Hempstead celebrated First India Republic Day on January 10th, 2017 at Town Hall, Town of North Hempstead, and Manhasset New York. Town Supervisor Honorable Judi Bosworth and Council members Vivian Russell, Peter Zuckerman, Angelo Ferrara, Anna Kaplan, Lee Seeman, Dina De Giorgio and town Clerk Wayne H Wink, hosted this event. It was a moment of pride for all of us that Town of North Hempstead also started celebrating India Republic Day Several members of Indian American Forum and India Association of Long Island attended the event.

This event was made possible with the support of Mrs.   Indu Jaiswal Chairperson IAF and Bina Sabapathy, President of IALI. Program started with greetings from Honorable Supervisor Bosworth, followed with keynote speaker Aron Govil, Chairman and CEO of Ducon Group of Companies. Mr Govil spoke on importance of India Republic Day and Constitution of India, progress made by India American in USA. Several members  from the Indian American community Kirit Panchamia from Apna Ghar, Dr Yashpal and Urmilesh Arya, Executive Council of India Association of Long island, Mohinder Singh Taneja and many others from   main stream   attended the Republic Day function on January 10 evening at the Town Hall.

Supervisor Bosworth presented Proclamation to Key note speaker Mr Aron Govil and also declared January 10, 2017 as Aron Govil day in Town of North Hempstead… India Day Proclamations was also presented.

Chairperson of Indian American Forum Inc. Indu Jaiswal welcomed everybody, thanked the management of North Hempstead Town Hall and Hon. Supervisor Judi Bosworth for hosting the First Republic Day Celebrations in North Hempstead. On Long Island. Indu also thanked all volunteers and participants. Patriotic medley was presented by Jyoti Gupta and group. Program was followed with refreshments.


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