‘India Day’ launched by Federation of Indian Associations of NSW, a grand success

‘India Day’ launched by Federation of Indian   Associations of NSW, a grand success

4India Day to celebrate Indian Independence Day on 15th August, 2015 in

Parramatta was a huge success with more than 10,000 people attending it

throughout the day. This was a family event, which everyone enjoyed with food,

fun, culture and kids’ rides culminating in a spectacular firework display, which lit

the sky of Parramatta.

Federation of Indian Associations of New South Wales (FIAN) hosted this event

with the support of Parramatta Council and businesses like Value World Travel,

Western Union, State Bank of India, Air India, Multiconnexions, Telstra, Slim TV,

SRK real estate, Bank of Baroda, and many others including media, especially

Vikram Sharma from Voice of India-Monika Geet Mala and Arti Banga from


Lucky draw to win a free return economy ticket to any city anywhere in the world,

courtesy Value World Travel, was a huge attraction for people who attended India


FIAN thanked people and political leaders for attending India Day on 15th August.

FIAN President Dr Yadu Singh said, “We are thrilled with the huge success of

India Day. Full credits go to the team which worked very hard to deliver this

marvelous event for the community, which has sizeable presence in Parramatta and

Western Sydney.”

FIAN Vice President, Mahesh Raj, said “Our hard work gave us spectacular results

as 10000+ people joined in for the event.

FIAN’s Secretary, Satish Bhadranna, said, “I am proud to have a wonderful team

which included John Niven, Kumar Madappa, Vicky Ahuja, Chand Chadha and

Mahesh Raj, under the overall leadership of President, Dr Yadu Singh, which was

the key factor in delivering this event. Bigger and better things are going to be

delivered by this team for the community.”

Vicky Ahuja, Joint treasurer, said, “There is a need to involve younger segment of

our community in events and activities of the community. We had created a

medium to make this happen during this event and will continue to involve then in

our future events and activities.”

FIAN thanked the gracious presence of the Hon Phillip Ruddock MP, the Hon

Michelle Rowland MP, the Hon Luke Foley MP, the Hon Gladys Berejiklian MP,

Dr Geoff Lee MP, Matt Kean MP, Hugh McDermott MP, the Hon Daniel

Mookhey MLC, the Hon David Clark MLC, Julie Owens MP, Julia Finn MP, Clr

Scott Lloyd Lord Mayor Parramatta Council and many councillors for adding

depth and strength to India Day.

FIAN is an Umbrella organisation of many community associations and individual

members, with proven record of community work and services. They believe in

outcomes for the community and work with focused approach for projects they

take up. Selfless service, with accountability and transparency, is their guiding

motto. They have an ambitious agenda for the community, which will be

communicated soon. They are desirous of working with all good groups, people,

businesses, media, NSW Government, Indian Government and Governmental


FIAN information is available at: www.fian.org.au, www.Facebook.com/FianInc,


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