India’s 71st Independence Day Celebration at 1st Presbyterian Church Iselin, NJ

Share with your network

India’s 71st Independence Day Celebration and Flag Hoisting Ceremony was organized by Indo American Cultural Society at 1st Presbyterian Church Iselin, NJ. The atmosphere was filled with patriotic fervour with non-stop patriotic songs being played.

L to R: Miss Teen Bollywood, NJ, Roger Chugh Former Asst. Sec. Of State for former Governor, Of NJ a
strong Democratic party activist and Hillary Supporter, Senator Samuel D. Thompson of 12th Dist. Peter Kothari President
Indo American Cultural Society, Edison Mayor Tom Lankey, Rajeev Bambri, COO of and Naresh Shah of Vraj Yatra, NJ

Peter Kothari, President of the organization stated that this Flag Hoisting event is being organized since last 17 years. He has seen people’s interest in the event grow with every passing year. He thanked all sponsors, volunteers, committee members, musicians and singers of the musical group.

Dance groups gave an excellent performance.

Dance Groups performing at the India Day festivities

The event was attended by the large crowd and dignitaries from far and near along with local leaders.

L to R Hon. Upendra Chivukla, Commissioner NJ BPU, Hon Shanti Nara Esq. Middlesex County Free Holder

Edison Mayor Tom Lankey, hoisted the Indian Flag. Indian food was enjoyed by all. Special appreciation was conveyed to the Sandhya Patel of AVSAR for designing the stage and the flag hoisting area beautifully.

Adam Rizvi

Adam Rizvi

Adam Rizvi has a unique talent for publishing to marketing to managing projects, writers & assigning the task to correspondents. Edits an e-paper & cover the news. An activist, spend time with family & friends. His adorable daughters, Alizah & Anum are his lifelines. He spends his time reading, swimming, hiking, cycling, and watching with them their favorite TV shows, & fixing the Big Old House where he lives. Studied literature & management. Volunteer for non-profits. President of a Travel Agency. Publisher. Circulated the newspapers. Acted & Assisted in directing & production of the award-winning film & TV Serial. Scripted a little. Modeled. Emceed the live shows & judged competitions. A caring sibling and was an obedient son of his late doting parents whom he misses dearly. Adam uses his various positions & experiences in building a strong relationship with all. Appreciates his articles being read, commented, liked, and shared. He can be reached at his personal email:

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *