Bharat Parv 2020 inaugurated with fanfare at Red Fort

New Delhi/ PIB News: To celebrate the spirit of India, the annual event Bharat Parv has been organized in Delhi. Special Secretary & Financial Adviser of Ministry of Tourism Shri Rajesh Kumar Chaturvedi inaugurated the Bharat Parv by playing Nagada and releasing Tri-color balloons today at Red fort ground in New Delhi.DG, Tourism, Smt. Meenakshi Sharma, ADG, Tourism Smt. Rupinder Brar and other senior officials of Ministry were also present during the inaugural ceremony.

Will be celebrated till 31st January

After the inaugural ceremony, the armed forces band gave their tremendous performance which was followed by a cultural performance by North Centre Zone Cultural Center.

Bharat  Parv,  2020  is being celebrated from  26th to 31st  January, 2020   in front of  Red  Fort at  Gyan  Path and  Red Fort grounds. The objective of  Bharat Parv is to encourage  Indians to visit different tourist places of  India and to inculcate the spirit of  ‘Dekho  Apna  Desh’. More than 50 food stalls, 79 handicrafts/handloom stalls and 27 theme pavilions have been set up during Bharat Parv.

The  Central Theme of this year’s  Bharat  Parv is   ‘Ek  Bharat  Shreshtha  Bharat’ and  ‘Celebrating  150 Years of  Mahatma Gandhi’. Bharat Parv will be open for the General Public on 26th January, at 5.00 PM till 10.00 PM.  On the remaining days 27th to 31st January, 2020 the Bharat  Parv would be open from  12.00 Hrs till  10.00 PM.

Bharat Parv have many attractions for public like display of Tableaux of the Republic Day parade, performance by armed forces bands, tourism theme pavilion by State Governments/ Union Territory Administrations and line Ministries, handicraft & Handloom Stalls by the State Governments/Union Territory Administrations, Commission Handloom / Handicrafts / TRIFED, food Court by State Governments, Institutes of Hotel Management and other organizations, cultural Performances by North Central Zone Cultural Centre (NCZCC) and State Governments / UT Administrations and cookery demonstrations by  State Governments and Institute of  Hotel  Management.

Entry to the Bharat Parv is free though the visitors will have to show their identity proof for entering the Parv.