In Pics: Day 2 at PBD, Sushma Swaraj touches 'Bharatiya' chords of Indian diaspora

After the full-house attendance on the Day 1 of ASEAN India Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) yesterday, Day 2 opened with much more galore. Indian Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj took away the attention of diaspora attending the event.

Indian Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj waves hand to Indian diaspora while arriving at the Pravasi Bharatiya Divas at Marina Bay Sands.
Indian Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj waves hand to Indian diaspora while arriving at the Pravasi Bharatiya Divas at Marina Bay Sands. Photo: Connected to India
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Singapore Dr Vivian Balakrishnan talked about for taking the step of economic integration of India and ASEAN.
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Singapore Dr Vivian Balakrishnan talked about for taking the step of economic integration of India and ASEAN. Photo: Connected to India
Indian Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj while delivering her speech said the year 2018 was the ‘Year of Milestones’ for India and ASEAN marching on the path of growth and partnership.
Indian Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj while delivering her speech said the year 2018 was the ‘Year of Milestones’ for India and ASEAN marching on the path of growth and partnership. Photo: Connected to India
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Singapore Dr Vivian Balakrishnan and Indian Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj while distributing awards to winners of the different contests of PBD.
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Singapore Dr Vivian Balakrishnan and Indian Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj while distributing awards to winners of the different contests of PBD. Photo: Connected to India
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Singapore Dr Vivian Balakrishnan and High Commissioner of India to Singapore Jawed Ashraf walk together while arriving at the venue.
Minister for Foreign Affairs of Singapore Dr Vivian Balakrishnan and High Commissioner of India to Singapore Jawed Ashraf walk together while arriving at the venue. Photo: Connected to India
Sushma Swaraj and Jawed Ashraf while visiting the Art Exhibition at ASEAN India PBD.
Sushma Swaraj and Jawed Ashraf while visiting the Art Exhibition at ASEAN India PBD. Photo: Connected to India
Indian Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj (centre) sitting with the Indian delegates from different parts of the ASEAN countries.
Indian Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj (centre) sitting with the Indian delegates from different parts of the ASEAN countries. Photo: Connected to India
Sushma Swaraj greeting Indian National Army veteran at the ASEAN India PBD.
Sushma Swaraj greeting Indian National Army veteran at the ASEAN India PBD. Photo: Connected to India

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