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These conferences are also beneficial in facilitating networking among the overseas Indian population residing in various areas.

The Prime Minister remarked in a tweet, "On Pravasi Bharatiya Diwas, greetings to everyone, especially the Indian diaspora. Our diaspora has made a name for itself over the world and succeeded in a variety of fields. They have stayed loyal to their roots at the same time. We are pleased with their achievements.

The Pravasi Bharatiya Diwas is celebrated on January 9 to strengthen the Indian community's involvement with the Indian government and reunite them with their heritage. It is commemorated to honour the contributions of Indians residing in other countries to the development of the homeland of their forefathers.

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