US Consulate does a 1st In Vizag
The team of the US Consulate general’s office from Hyderabad was recently in the port city to commemorate the 241st anniversary celebrations of the independence of USA.
Headed by Katherine Hadda, Consul General, U.S. Consulate General, Hyderabad, her team held meetings with various stake holders and business leaders in the city and appreciated the work that is being carried out in collaboration for making Vizag a smart city.
Highlighting the significance of holding the USA Independence day celebrations in Vizag the Consul General stated ‘This is the first Independence Day celebration our Consulate has hosted outside of Hyderabad. We chose Vizag in recognition of the growth and innovation centered here’.
The Consul General further informed that the celebration is an opportunity to showcase the cooperation between the United States and India which this year marks the 70th anniversary of relationship between the two nations.
‘We share the common values of freedom and democracy. And we share an entrepreneurial spirit embodied in the Americans of Indian origin who head some of our largest and most advanced companies. Our bilateral bonds have deepened also through the number of Indian citizens studying, working, and living across every American state’ Consul General Hadda said.
The Consul General’s team to Vizag included Mr Gabriel Hons-Olivier, Public affairs officer, Mr T Senthil Kumar, Cultural affairs Assistant, Mr Mohammed Abdul Basith, Media Advisor and Ms Annette D’silva of the US Commercial service.