FIA to celebrate 67th India’s Republic Day Celebrations in Chicago

Minhaj Akhtar, President Elect, along with entire FIA, Chicago Members Family and Trustees Invites Indian-Americans for the 67th India’s Republic Day Celebrations and Gala Banquet.

Federation of Indian association (FIA), Chicago is celebrating the 67th Republic Day of India, followed by a Gala Banquet, with traditional enthusiasm and fervor, on January 26th, 2016, 6:00 PM onwards, at Shalimar Banquet, 280 W. North Ave., Addison, IL 60101.

The event, with free entry, will also be an occasion to remember and support the victims of the recent torrential rains and massive flooding which devastated Chennai and surrounding areas in the State of Tamil Nadu.
While Dr. Ausaf Sayeed, Consul General of India in Chicago will be the Chief Guest, Niranjan Shah, FIA Trustee and Supporter of Indian community, will be the Guest of Honor, at the event.

Syed Hussaini and Venood Patel will be the Chair and Co-Chair, respectively, of the Gala Banquet.

The event has been sponsored by Win Trust Bank, Globe Trotters, Bombay Grill Lombard, Eyebrow Designer 21, Hollywood Trendz, and Shalimar Banquet.

Minhaj Akhtar, President, Executive Committee, and Trustees of FIA Chicago cordially invite Indian-Americans, along with their families and friends, to participate in the Republic Day celebrations and Gala Banquet.

“All Indian-Americans are requested to grace the function in large numbers, without fail, considering the fact that it is the debut event of his team elected about a month ago”, said Minhaj Akhtar.

“It would be highly appreciated, if our friends and well-wishers kindly confirm their participation, in advance, on the following telephone numbers: 773-552-2000: 847-571-5781; 847-409-8024; 847-708-3279; and 847-517-8787”, stated Minhaj Akhtar.

“The top priority of the newly-elected Executive Committee of FIA, Chicago is to achieve the twin-objectives of not only empowering the Indian-American to realize their American dream but also to preserve their unique culture and heritage”, added Minhaj Akhtar.

FIA Chicago is an umbrella organization, comprising a number of associations as its members. Established about 36 years ago, it is one of the oldest organizations in Chicago land area.