North Hempstead Celebrates India’s Republic Day


North Hempstead Town Supervisor Judi Bosworth and the Town Board joined members of the India Association of Long Island and the India American Forum to celebrate India’s Republic Day Jan. 11, prior to the Town Board meeting at Town Hall in Manhasset. The Republic Day, celebrated on Jan. 26, is the day that marks India’s transition toward an independent republic. Aron Govil, CEO of Ducon Technologies, provided the keynote remark for the ceremony. Supervisor Bosworth recognized Govil and presented a proclamation and declared a special day of recognition in the Town for India Republic Day. Seen from left, are IALI President Bina Sabapathy, Council Member Viviana Russell, Council Member Peter Zuckerman, Council Member Dina De Giorgio, Town Clerk Wayne Wink, Council Member Lee Seeman, Govil, Bosworth, IAF Chair Indu Jaiswal, IAF Trustee Dr. Urmilesh Arya, Council Member Anna Kaplan and IAF Trustee Mohinder Singh Tanja.