Derogatory poster of Goddess Durga Withdrawn

Reply received by Hindu Janjagruti Samiti from the Indian Embassy in Greece.

16 October 2006

Dear Dr. Solanki,

Kindly refer to your fax dated February 16, 2006 on the subject mentioned above.

We would like to inform you that the poster has since been removed from the Bar following protests from the Indian community.

With regards,

V. Raghunathan

First Secretary

Embassy of India




Letter sent by Dr Solanki to the Indian Embassy in Athens Greece,




Indian Embassy in Greece

3 Kleanthous Street

Athens, 10674

Phone: 30 (0)1 0721 6227

Fax: 30 (0)1 0721 1252

Email: [email protected]

Respected Sir,

This is in reference to the pervert picture of Goddess Durga displayed in the Balon Oriental Disco Bar in Athens which has hurt the religious sentiments of Hindus world over.We had faxed our letter to The Greece Embassy at Mumbai India yesterday wherein we were advised to get in touch with you and find out what has been done at your end.For your reference I am attaching the letter.We would like to know what has been done by you in this regards.We look forwards to your reply

Thanking you

Yours Sincerely

Dr Manoj Solanki

Hindu Janajagruti Samiti (Hindu Awareness Forum)

Goa (India ) region Spokesperson


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