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Thursday, 19 October 2017 14:59

$1.3 Million Approved For 2017 Divali Celebrations

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The Ministry of Community Development, Culture and the Arts has approved from its 2017/2018 budget allocation the sum of $1,315,000 for Divali celebrations 2017.

The sum of $750,000 has been allocated to The Sanatan Dharma Maha Sabha of Trinidad and Tobago, $500,000 to the National Council of Indian Culture (NCIC), and $65,000 was allocated to smaller organisations for their respective celebrations.

Both the Maha Sabha and the NCIC were advised by phone of the approved allocation on October 11, 2017.

 

- Ministry of Community Development, Culture and the Arts

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