Lit-O-Fest, Mumbai made its creative presence internationally with the successful accomplishment of its London Chapter during the weekend. It witnessed quite an encouraging response from the audience of the Indian Diaspora. The festival committed to the young potential in the field of Literature, Art, Music and Culture took place in Bhartiya Vidya Bhawan, London was presented by Maharshtra Tourism Development Corporation.
The Day 1 of the festival was inaugurated in the presence of Lord Diljit Rana, (Member, House of Lords), Amrita Fadnavis (1st Lady of Maharashtra), Smita GLK Parikh, Founder Director of Lit-O-Fest, Anup Jalota, Mahendra Singh Jadeja.
The focus of Lit-O-Fest this year was to spread awareness around the Village Adoption Campaign in India to shelter the underprivileged children below poverty line and take care of their health, education and develop skills for the livelihood. The chief sponsor of the London Chapter of Lit-O-Fest was MTDC, Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation which was gracefully represented by the versatile Minister of Tourism Jay Kumar Rawal and the Secretary Vijay Kumar Gautam who invited the eminent members of the Indian Diaspora to visit the cultural heritage of Maharashtra.
Smita Parikh, the Founder-Director described the modest journey of the festival along with its clear vision she intends to actualize in the years to come. The festival had sessions that widely covered a wide range of subjects including literature for Indian Diaspora, Indian Culture, impact of social media, diminishing physical divide and around also the trending pattern of literature and so on and so forth.
Besides, Lit-O-Fest London Chapter also organized its first Global Innoventure Award in the House of Lords, British Parliament, London, UK that was chaired by Lord Diljit Rana, Member of the House of Lord (Britain’s Upper House) and Baroness Sandip Rana, Member.
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