Motion ref. S6M-06023
75 Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav in Scotland
Submitted by: Foysol Choudhury, Lothian, Scottish Labour.
Date lodged: Tuesday, September 27, 2022
Supported by: Jackie Baillie, Jeremy Balfour, Sarah Boyack, Miles Briggs, Alexander Burnett, Stephanie Callaghan, Sharon Dowey, Jackie Dunbar, Pam Duncan-Glancy, Pam Gosal, Dr. Sandesh Gulhane, Bill Kidd, Fulton MacGregor, Gillian Martin, Stuart McMillan, Marie McNair, Mark Ruskell, Alexander Stewart, Paul Sweeney, David Torrance
That the Parliament congratulates the Consulate General of India in Edinburgh on their commemoration of the 75th Anniversary of Indian Independence at the Usher Hall on 3 September 2022; notes that the commemoration involved the Scottish Indian diaspora and a selection of performances from local artists and musicians; congratulates all involved in the celebration on what it sees as a successful event, and celebrates the contribution made to Scottish life by the Indian diaspora.