69th Independence Day

Independence Day Celebration, 11.00 am to 1.00 pm, Saturday, 15 August 2015, Community Centre, Papatoetoe.

The 15th of August is a very remarkable day in the history of India. It was on this day in 1947 that India became independent. We won freedom after a hard struggle. On this day our first Prime Minister Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru unfurled The National Flag at The Red Fort for the first time. It is declared a public holiday. On this day we take a pledge to defend our freedom with all our might.

Woman Care Trust organized the function for celebration of Independence Day with the help of other organizations such as Kiwi Indian Community Trust, Indo NZ Seniors Associations, Business Retail Association and Auckland Ethnic Association at Community Centre Papatoetoe. Our honorable member from Indian community share their words with all the people who attend this program. It was the occasion when everyone pay tribute to the freedom fighters of India who sacrificed their lives. Woman Care Trust organized Gidha, Bhangra and singing performance for the entertainment of all who attend this Event. All the performers got prizes at End of this memorable moment. On the last moments everyone enjoyed Tea and Snacks. It was very patriotic moments for everyone in busy life style of New Zealand.