GOPIO Manhattan’s musical evening raises funds for Covid hit India

New York: The GOPIO-Manhattan, NYC and SwarTaal Musicals organized a Virtual Fundraising Musical Evening to raise funds for ‘The Covid-19 Relief in India.’ The fundraiser was initiated by Pallavi Verma Belwariar of SwarTaal Musicals & Founding Life Member of GOPIO-Manhattan. 

Verma was joined by Bhargavi Naidana, Kaushal Sampat & Smita Sinha served as the MC for the evening.  The singers chose soulful romantic songs of the yester years of Bollywood music mesmerizing the attendees. Additionally, few paintings by Verma were exhibited and sold to support the noble cause.

 Dr. Thomas Abraham, GOPIO Chairman; said “GOPIO International has been raising funds and GOPIO Connecticut and Manhattan chapters have sent Oxygen concentrators to India while other chapters in the US and around the world are providing medical supplies and food for the needy.”

Dr. Abraham complimented GOPIO-Manhattan, NYC for taking this initiative and organizing several other programs during the covid period in the last one year.

Shivender Sofat, President GOPIO-Manhattan shared a few pictures and slides of health kiosks to be set up in five villages in India that will be supported from the donation proceeds collected by GOPIO-Manhattan. 

 

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