India Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai records 500,000 visitors since beginning
11 Dec 2021 01 34
People tour the India Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai.
Gulf Today, Staff Reporter
The India Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai has achieved another milestone by receiving 500,000 visitors since its inauguration on 1st October 2021.
The news was announced by the Minister of Commerce & Industry, Consumer Affairs & Food & Public Distribution and Textiles, Piyush Goyal.
Goyal said on Twitter, “#IndiaAtDubaiExpo stands tall, showcasing our capabilities in achieving ambitious goals for global good, which reflects India's Partnerships, Pride & its People.”
Talking about the success of the India Pavilion, Sunjay Sudhir, Ambassador of India to the UAE said, “India is honoured to participate in Dubai Expo — a global platform where different nations have congregated to showcase their business potential and cultural heritage. As India is an important and growing investment destination, Expo 2020 Dubai has given us a unique opportunity to network with global stakeholders and secure investments for our country.”
He added, “We are delighted to see the response from the visitors who wish to immerse themselves in Modern India’s confluence of opportunities and potential.
“The visitors have participated enthusiastically and have rejoiced in the festivities at the India Pavilion. We will ensure that the momentum is sustained, and our visitors get to experience the real essence of India as we move ahead in our journey at the Expo.”