International Conference of PIO Parliamentarians, India



Antarashtriya Sahyog Parishad and People of Indian Origin Chamber of Commerce and Industries hosted the International Conference of PIO Parliamentarians in New Delhi.

President of India Hon. Shri Ram Nath Kovind inaugurated the conference that saw incredible participation from many parliamentarians and diplomats.

Shiv Pratap Shukla, the Minister of State for Finance, Government of India shared that such events provide a platform to persons of Indian origin who stay in foreign countries to connect with the government of India and their ancestral birthplace. The aim of the conference was to form stronger ties with the persons of Indian origin from across the world.

The conference was attended by Parliamentarians from different nations and also saw many renowned and powerful Indians from different parts of the country in attendance. Antarashtriya Sahyog Parishad Bharat was established in 1978 by public-spirited eminent personalities who were pioneers in their fields. Over the years ARSP has launched a number of initiative and organized series of activities to promote interactions and connectivity with their Diaspora.

Source: TV Asia Bureau