Dubai Expo 2020: India Pavillion was opened to visitors on Friday night. Let’s see how it was a rocking event which left one and all stunned with is magnanimous opening…
In Dubai Expo 2020, India is participating with a theme of ‘Openness, Opportunity, Growth’, which will show how India has the potential for creating opportunities in today’s economy for a better future…Among the 192 participating countries, India has the biggest pavilion in the expo. Fifteen states and nine central ministries from India are participating in this expo.
Union minister Piyush Goyal inaugurated the expo.
Speaking on the occasion, he said, “Dubai authorities gave us a strategic location and one of the largest land plots. PM Modi personally gave us ideas and guidance on how to make India pavilion one of the best,” Goyal added.
The India Pavilion is a four-floor structure which has been designed to enthrall anyone walking in with India’s popular exports including yoga, ayurveda, literature, arts, heritage, cuisine and space technology.
The exterior of the pavilion has an innovative facade which is made of 600 individual kinetic blocks, each of which can turn on its own axis to construct a picture based on multiple themes. The installation is a manifestation of the overarching theme of ‘India on the move’ and ‘India the diverse’.