Al Khobar: The 73rd Independence Day was celebrated with joy, pride and enthusiastic by Indian Social Forum (ISF) at Gulf Darbar Restaurant in Al-Khobar Saudi Arabia. Indian Expatriates from various parts of the Eastern Province had gathered rejoice the remarkable day in Indian History.
Waseem Rabbani, president of Indian Social Forum Eastern Province hoisted the Indian National flag followed by the National Anthem by Indian Social Forum team.
Ameer Moulavi Executive Council Member of Indian Social Forum Delhi Zone delivered the Independence Day message to the crowd. ‘Let us be a part of building the nation that is kind, tolerant and peaceful. Let us build the nation what freedom fighters dreamt for. Freedom fighters struggled to get the Indian Independence keeping their cast, religion and ethnic aside. Plurality is the Beauty of India.’ he said during his speech. The ceremony was presided by Waseem Rabbani Regional President of Indian Social Forum Eastern Province.
Sajid Valavoor General Secretary, IFF Karnataka Eastern Province, Sunaif Melkar President ISF Khobar Block, Hafeez from Blood Donors Team were present at the Dias. Farook Gulbarga conveyed the vote of Thanks. The ceremony was hosted by Sardar Shareef.
Cultural programs, skits, songs and poem reading were performed by ISF members which demonstrated the patriotism, diversity and true spirit of Indian culture.
Indian Social Forum observes I-Day in Al-Khobar