The 37th annual India Day parade will be on Sunday, August 20 on Madison Avenue in Manhattan, announced Andy Bhatia, President of the Federation of Indian Association in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut.

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The event commemorates, India’s Independence Day of August 15, 1947 when India won independence from Britain.

Bhatia added “The India Day Parade is the second largest in the world after India’s own Republic Day parade in New Delhi. The 37th annual parade will be a way of presenting India’s unique, diversity, vibrancy and culture. “The iconic India Gate will be installed in the food court area and will reach out to New Yorkers in advance to come and enjoy Indian cuisine.”

Source: India Travel Online
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