Noida: “Huge turnout added a great deal to the 3rd Global Festival of Fashion and Design Week on the first day itself. We are confident that 3rd GFDWN will make international records. Participation of 50 nations is a significant activity for the fashion week”, said Dr. Sandeep Marwah (President of the festival).
“Indo Gabon Film and Cultural Forum always looks for a chance to be a part of these sort of incredible festivals to develop and promote relations with India. It is amazing that are projecting Gabon in GFDWN 2019”, said H.E. Want Koumba (Ambassador of Gabon to India) inaugurating the third session of the first day.
The program began with the Dance presentation designed by eminent classical dancer Jyoti Srivastava. Followed by presentation of Life Time Achievement Award to Rajinder Kumar Bhatia (movie producer).
“I am happy that AAFT has been educating and training students in the ideal way where skill development has been emphasized enough. This is the correct method to promote designers through fashion shows and exhibitions”, said Dr. Madhukar Gupta (IAS Additional Secretary, Ministry of Public Enterprises and Heavy Industries, Government of India).
Indo Uzbekistan Film and Cultural Forum under Dr. Sandeep Marwah’s leadership has been taking great interest in promoting Indo Uzbekistan relations”, included Fekhruz Urazov (Press and social Secretary, Embassy of Uzbekistan).
The show was presented by Aashi Parashar on her research on Egypt, Indu Yadav and Moni Bano on Gambia, Juli on Serbia, Sakshi Sharma and Sakshi on Israel, Mohd Nabeel Ansari exhibited garments influenced from Romania, Anjali Singh projected India, Aastha Jaiswal on Iran, Anjali Kumar exhibited garments and designs induced by the culture of Uzbekistan, and Lovleen Anand had a superb parade of dresses from Gabon.
Two research projects from Gabon and Uzbekistan were exhibited to the dignitaries. Later Dr. Marwah presented the memento of the fashion week to the dignitaries as a mark of respect.