Pranab Mukherjee to confer Pravasi Bharatiya Samman Awards today

New Delhi, Jan.9: President Pranab Mukherjee will confer the Pravasi Bharatiya Samman Awards and address the closing session of 12th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas Convention today at Vigyan Bhavan.

The event has already been addressed by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Overseas Indian Affairs Minister Vayalar Ravi.

President Mukherjee will deliver the valedictory address.

The 12th edition of Pravasi Bharatiya Divas began on Tuesday. The theme of this year’s Pravasi Bharatiya Divas is “Engaging Diaspora: Connecting Across Generations”. (ANI)