Hon'ble Dy. Chairman of Planning Commission Mr.Montek Singh Ahluwalia visited Saint Petersburg to participated in the 3rd meeting of G20 Sherpas, 11-12 May 2013.
The Consulate General of India in St. Petersburg conducted a painting and essay competition “India Mayami Glazami (India in my Eyes)” for all states of North-West Federal Region of Russian Federation. The competition started on 20th September, 2012 from Arkhangelsk region and completed at Novgorod region on 27th February, 2013.
The CG has laid wreath on the occasion of Victory Day (9 May 2013) at Peskarevsky memorial cemetary on 8 May 2013
SKON celebrated 8'th Himalaya Art Festival on 1'st May 2013. More than 1500 Russians partcipated in the two day event and enjoyed classical Indian dance, play of Ramayana along with Indian food.