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NEW YORK, NY- Indian American Forum paid a Special Tribute to our Indian Jawans and Soldiers who lost their lives recently at their Virtual Indian American Night on June 18, 2020 in the presence of 100+ community leaders and supporters. Organized by Founding Member Bobby K. Kalotee and Chairwoman Indu Jaiswal, the program was hosted by Beena Kothari and moderated by Flora Parekh and Aashmeeta Yogiraj.
Patriotic tribute started with American and National Anthem followed by 30 second moment of silence and patriotic songs. Professional experienced violinist and European recording artist, Innesa Tymochko-Dekajlo, spell bounded the audience. Graceful dancers choreographed by Ture Colors Dance, Mathy Pillai and Jyotika Patel added colors to the programs.
Several distinguished community leaders, students and achievers were honored by Special Citations at the event namely Anika Tolat, Shashi Malik, Jasbir Jay singh, Gayatri Muralirajan, Dr. Janaki Kanumilli and Dr Nutan Anand from Supervisor Joe Saladino’s office.
Several community leaders and IAF Board Members graced the event – to name a few Mohiinder Taneja, Mukesh Modi, Bina Sabapathy, Shammi Singh, Dr. Prachi Dua, Nilima Madan, Dr. Azad Anand, Dr. Urmilesh Arya, Jyoti Gupta, Surender Rametra, Pinki Jaggi, Deepti Vyas and many more. Leading Bollywood Actor Sonu Sood appreciated Shanti foundation via a special message. Additional information can be found at www.indianamericanforum.org.