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Columbia to host India ambassador


Staff Report
Published Feb. 15, 2012

The Columbia World Affairs Council and the Midlands International Trade Association will host the ambassador of India at a luncheon this month.

The event will be held at the Columbia Marriott from noon to 2 p.m. on Feb. 29.

Ambassador Nirupama Rao will address increasing business between South Carolina and India as well as opportunities for tourism and cultural relationships.

“There is growing interest in India both from a business and cultural standpoint. We look forward to providing a forum where people can learn more about both,” said Fred Monk, chairman emeritus and managing director of the Columbia World Affairs Council.

The luncheon is $25 per person and sponsored by BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina.

Register for the event with the Columbia World Affairs Council here.