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Community catch-up at Indian Consulate, Melbourne

MELBOURNE, 18 April 2024: To celebrate the festivals of Eid, Easter, Ramnavami, Vaishakhi and Chetichand, India’s Consul General (CG) Dr. Sushil Kumar today hosted a Dinner Reception for the Indian community and faith leaders, at the Indian Consulate. Addressing the gathering...
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