Namasté France festival in the Reunion Island
15 novembre 2016
On 15 November 2016, Ambassador of India His Excellency Dr. Mohan Kumar along with the Deputy Mayor of the city of Saint-Benoit inaugurated the Saint- Benoît leg of the Indian films festival in the Reunion Islands. As a part of the film festival, 49 screenings of Indian films in different Indian languages - Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Punjabi, Marathi, and Bengali with English / French subtitles were done from 26 October to 20 November 2016 at seven cities of Reunion, i.e., Saint- Andre, Saint-Denis, Saint-Pierre, Saint-Paul, Saint-Suzanne, Saint-Leu and Saint- Benoît.
Ambassador also attended the two music and dance performances by the local artists of Reunion Island on 15 November at the Town Hall of Saint-Denis. The Mayor of Saint-Denis attended the cultural evening at Saint-Leu on 20 November.