By SAT News Desk
Melbourne, 27 December, 2016: Speaker of the Bihar Assembly Mr. Vijay Kumar Chaudhary was warmly welcomed here by Mr. Bruce Atkinson, President of the Victorian Legislative Council with morning tea in the morning at the Langham Hotel. Mr. Atkinson and Mr. Chaudhary discussed mutual issues and exchanged their experiences as Speakers.
Later in the evening Mr. Chaudhary attended a meet and greet evening in Nunawading where a large number of community members, South Asian Public Affairs Council(SAPAC) and Subcontinent Friends of Labour (SCFOL) members were present.
Addressing the gathering both the Speakers emphasised in importance of friendship between India and Australia and the need to further strengthen it. Mr. Chaudhary said he was impressed the way the Indian and Bihar communities were contributing to the social, economic and political life here.
Mr. Atkinson presented a memento to Mr. Chaudhary and hoped bonds between the two countries will further strengthen. Mr. Chaudhury invited those present to visit Bihar and enjoy his hospitality. Mr. Manoj Kumar later addressed the gathering detailing the political career of Mr. Chaudhary and his achievements.
Among others present were Mr. Alok Kumar, Mr. Aakash Kumar, Mr. Dinesh Chauhan, Mr. Kaushal Srivastava, Mr. Sepal Patel, Mr. Neeraj Nanda, Mr. Namdhari and hosts Mr. Rajneesh and family members.
The event wrapped up with dinner and networking. The visitor posed for photographs with those present.
- SAT News Service.