Swami Vivekanand Cultural Centre, Embassy of India, Kathmandu has, in collaboration with DAV Sushil Kedia Vishwa Bharati School, organized Nepal-India International Friendship Concert in Kathmandu on November 21, 2021. The event was inaugurated by President of Democratic Socialist Party Mahantha Thakur. The programme was attended by Anil Kedia, Chairman of DAV Sushil Kedia Vishwa Bharati School and Naveen Kumar, First Secretary Press and Culture, Indian embassy. Speaking on the occasion Thakur emphasized upon the shared cultural heritage of India and Nepal and the significant role of young artists and students in promoting and preserving the age-old ties between the two friendly countries. Celebrated artists from India- vocalist Dr. Ranjana Jha, dancers Ms. Yamini Sharma and Ms. Rijula Mishra- and Swajan Raghubanshi Group from Nepal enthralled the audience with their performances. Young students from CBSE schools in India and Nepal presented a cultural extravaganza. The event was part of ‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav’, an initiative of the Government of India to celebrate and commemorate 75 years of India’s independence.