Embassy of India
Washington DC

Washington DC
December 11, 2016 

Constitution Day was celebrated at the Embassy on 9th December, 2016. Deputy Chief of Mission Amb. Taranjit Singh Sandhu addressed and welcomed the gathering on the occasion, which was attended by The Honourable John M. Mott, Associate Judge, Superior Court of the District of Columbia and other distinguished guests. The event included screening of an episode from the tv-serial Samvidhan and a talk on "The Making of India's Constitution: American Influences and Contributions" by Mr. Vikram Raghavan. A Photo Exhibition on the life of Dr. B. R. Ambedkar was declared open.  Over 125 guests attended the function. Photographs relating to the event are enclosed.

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Satish Kumar Sivan
First Secretary (Press, Information & Culture)
Embassy of India
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Amb Taranjit Singh Sandhu, DCM welcoming the guests and delivering his remarks ahead of the talk titled "The Making of India's Constitution: American Influences and Contributions" during Constitution Day Celebrations at the Embassy of India on December 9, 2016.



Attache Y. K. Batra anchoring the event during Constitution Day Celebrations at the Embassy of India on December 9, 2016.



Mr. Vikram Raghavan, constitutional expert, delivering his lecture on the topic "The "Making of India's Constitution: American Influences and Contributions" during Constitution Day Celebrations at the Embassy of India on December 9, 2016.


First Secretary Satish Sivan Moderating Q&A during "The Making of India's Constitution: American Influences and Contributions", during Constitution Day Celebrations at the Embassy of India on December 9, 2016.



Audience in attendance during the lecture by Mr. Vikram Raghavan, constitutional expert, during Constitution Day Celebrations at the Embassy of India on December 9, 2016.