November 20 : Indo-French Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s Gala Night
The Indo-French Chamber of Commerce and Industry (IFCCI), in partnership with Atout France, the France Tourism Development Agency, organized its third annual Gala dinner ‘An Exotic Journey to La Reunion’ & ‘Celebrating 100 Years of Indian Cinema’ at the Taj Mahal Palace in Mumbai with around 250 guests.
The Soirée was graced by Mr. Amitabh Bachchan and Mrs. Jaya Bachchan and by H.E. Mr. François Richier, the Ambassador of France to India, who spoke about the strong ties that exist between France and India and the importance of taking the relationship between the two countries even furt
- Ambassador Richier with Amitabh Bachchan
Apart from Indo-French fusion cuisine, the guests were also treated to an Indo-French artistic performance, ‘A Musical Journey from La Réunion to India’ ; especially put together for the occasion by Yaelle Trulès and her band and Rajasthani musicians Ustad Dilshad Khan, Anubrata Chatterjee and Rais Khan. The combination between Créole and Rajasthani music was something never seen before and proved to be an unforgettable experience.
- Ambassador Richier (l) and Mr. Sunand Sharma, President, IFCCI (r)