Panaji, february 01, 2020…. A group of artistes from Goa alongwith Smt Meghana Shetgaonkar, Director of Information and Publicity, Shri Prakash Naik, Information Officer and Shri Shanto Naik, Assistant Information Officer visited Rashtrapati Bhavan at New Delhi recently.
During the visit the artistes and the accompanying officers met the President of India, Shri Ramnath Kovind.
The President appreciated the Goa Team of artistes and officers for having presented the Goa Tableau at the Republic Day Cultural Pageantry held at Rajpath, New Delhi on the occasion of Republic Day on January 26, 2020. The President interacted with the Goan artistes and officers and informed that he was impressed to see Goa Tableau which was depicted on the theme Sea shore of Goa along with bio-diversity and livelihoods. The work of Conceptualization, Fabrication and Presentation of Goa Tableau was executed by Shri Siddhesh Dessai, Proprietor M/s. Vinayak Decorators.
It may be noted that the President of India interact with the artists of the various States, Union Territories and Union Government Ministries who have performed during the Republic Day Parade in New Delhi and the Bharat Parv celebration wherein the Tableau’s of the participating States and Union Government Ministries were displayed in front of Red Fort, New Delhi for public view.