Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) is celebrated on 9 January every year to mark the contribution of Overseas Indian community in the development of India. Since 2003, every year the Government of India holds the PRAVASI BHARATIYA DIVAS in India to provide a platform to the overseas Indian community to engage with the Government and people of the land of their ancestors for mutually beneficial activities. All Indians residing in Kuwait have been contributing richly in their own way to the growing relations in all spheres between India and Kuwait.
To mark the occasion, the Embassy of India will be commemorating Pravasi Bharatiya Divas 2017 (PBD 2017) at its auditorium on Monday, 9 January 2017 from 3:00 pm to -5:30 pm under the theme ' Redefining engagement with Indian Diaspora '. All non-resident and visiting Indians, PIO and OCI card holders and their friends in Kuwait are cordially invited to participate for a meaningful discussion on the issues related to the Indian Diaspora.