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Texas Governor hosted Diwali Celebrations in his residence

Texas Governor hosted Diwali Celebrations in his residence
Texas Governor hosted Diwali Celebrations in his residence
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Sources from Houston stated that Texas Governor Greg Abbott hosted Diwali celebrations at his residence at an event attended by prominent Indian Americans where he lauded the community for its achievements in various fields. Meanwhile Abbott lit the ceremonial lamp at the governor's mansion in Austin city, to mark the festival of lights.



As per report at Sunday's event, Abbott conveyed Diwali wishes to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the people of India and Indian Americans living in Texas and other US states and this is the fourth year in a row that the Texas governor has hosted Diwali celebrations at his mansion in Austin. Furthermore those present at the ceremony included Indian Consul General Anupam Ray, Deputy Consul General Surendra Adhana and well-known Indian Americans from across Texas.

Texas Governor hosted Diwali Celebrations in his residence

Accordingly Abbot lauded the Indian American community for its achievements in various fields and in participating in the prosperity of Texas and also he recalled his visit to India earlier this year, his meeting with Prime Minister Modi, and with prominent Indian industry leaders. He also spoke about the growing friendship and trade between India and Texas and the similarities between Indian and Texan values. Abbott said "The growing similarity of shared values such as education, entrepreneurship, economic advancement, and compassion will continue to bring the communities of India, Texas and Indian Americans closer to each other".


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