Commemoration of the 199th National Day of Peru
On July 26th, the Embassy of Peru in India organized various activities to commemorate the 199th anniversary of Independence Day of Peru. The event commenced with the flag hoisting ceremony and the singing of the National Anthem, followed by floral offering to Colonel Francisco Bolognesi, national hero of Peru. The Ambassador of Peru, Carlos R. Polo delivered a special speech during the event in the presence of all the Embassy diplomats & officials, including Defence Attché.
The Embassy of Peru celebrated a unique commemoration this year, given the current circumstances of Covid-19 pandemic. The event was transmitted via its social media page, in order to maintain social distance.