Friday, March 2, 2012
10 YEARS OF RESISTANCE Bol ki Sach Zindaa Hai Ab Tak Ten Years of Gujarat 2002
March 4, 2012
Constitution Club Lawns, Rafi Marg, New Delhi
10.30 am to 9.30pm
Ten years Journey through the voices of victims, activists, academicians, artists
A Day Long Convention and a Cultural Tribute
We invite people from across India to join us in remembering Ten years of Gujarat 2002, paying homage to the victims and taking our struggle forward to politically defeat the forces of hatred in Gujarat. We are not in a position to support the travel or stay but we do hope that individuals and organizations will join in to commemorate ten years of Gujarat.
Over 250 victims from Gujarat and senior activists will be participating in the convention.
10.30am- Inauguration of the Exhibition: Reflections of a Journey- conceived and designed by Shabnam Hashmi . Sanjiv Bhatt will inaugurate the exhibition
11.00 am – 11.45 noon
“Lest we Forget History” written by PGJ NAMPOOTHIRI and GAGAN SETHI
Panel: Justice Verma, Syeda Hamid, Farah Naqvi, PGJ Nampoothiri, Gagan Sethi
11.45noon – 1.30pm
List of speakers: BRINDA KARAT, DIGVIJAY SINGH, HARSH MANDER, JITENDRA AHWAR, MAHESH BHATT, SANJIV BHATT, VRINDA GROVER
List of speakers: HANIF LAKDAWALA, DR.HARSHVARDHAN HEGDE,SHABNAM HASHMI, SHEBA GEORGE, UTTAM PARMAR, ZAKIA SOMAN, VOICES OF VICTIMS
4-4.30PM- TEA BREAK
A Cultural Tribute
The artists include AVNI SETHI- a young kathak dancer and a designer, EKLEKTIKA- a rock band, DHRUV SANGARI-sufi singer, IMAAD SHAH- actor, singer, theatre and cinema artist, MANU KOHLI-singer, MEHMOOD FARUQI AND DANISH HUSSAIN- dastan goyee, NAMRATA PAMNANI- a dancer, SABA AZAD- an actress, singer and dancer from cinema and theatre, SANJAY RAJOURA- a standup comedian, SKA VENGERS - a rock band. ( please see attached invite for schedule).
Programme Organised by ANHAD, BHARTIYA MUSLIM MAHILA ANDOLAN, JANVIKAS, SIASAT