KPCC President DK Shivakumar Spoke in the IOC Global Live Conference with flooded audience from worldwide

New York: As part of the Indian Overseas Congress Mera Bharat Mahaan NRI Series, a Facebook live Global Conference was facilitated by Dr. Arathi Krishna, Dy. KPCC NRI Chairman and Mr. Mohammad Mansoor President IOC Bahrain on 30th May, 2020.

In the one and half hour live interaction, questions and answers were addressed by Shri DK Shivakumar, President of PCC Karnataka and attended by hundreds of participants, accumulating an impressive 300k people viewing the live broadcast across the globe.


  • The event was inaugurated with a welcome address by the inspiring and innovative IOC chairman Shri Sam Pitroda followed by the motivational speech of AICC Secretary Shri Himanshu Vyas, IOC US President Mr. Mohinder Singh Gilzian and former KPCC NRI Dy Chairman Dr. Arathi Krishna by whom Sri DK Shivakumar was introduced.
    The event was remarkably successful with maximum interaction of global congress family members and straight forward answers by Sri DK Shivakumar. He delivered a powerful, motivational, impressive, and thought-provoking speech and emphasized on the present political issues in India and the Indian government’s negligence in handling the crisis related to Covid-19 and the indefinite lockdown. He added at present, that the Congress is playing a frontline, constructive role by addressing and articulating the Covid-19 issues and offering critique-based solutions to the government as a responsible opposition party.
    The insightful meeting covered the congress strategy and the rebuilding of the KPCC, as well as discussed counter corrupt and hatred politics of current regime along with the role of constructive opposition, etc.

IOC Bahrain President Mr. Mohammad Mansoor thanked IOC Chairman Shri Sam Pitroda, AICC Secretary Shri Himanshu Vyas for their role in strengthening the party and motivating the team; former KPCC NRI Dy Chairman Dr. Arathi Krishna for introducing the guest; IOC global IT Cell Chairman Mr. Manoj Shinde, along with Mr. Dananjay and Mr. Vinay for professionally managing the event; IOC US President Mohinder and Karnataka Chapter President Gauri Shankar for emphasizing the guest of honour; Ms Sofiya Sharma and Ms Vijya Nadela for beautifully moderating the event and all the distinguished guests and Presidents of IOC and KPCC wing Leaders from Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Kuwait, UAE, Germany and other countries who were present on the online meeting and especially Mr. Althaf, PA to DKS and Mr. A.N. Nataraj Gowda in charge of KPCC IT Cell for helping facilitate the online meeting.

Shri D K Shivakumar, President PCC Karnataka, Shri Sam Pitroda, Chairman IOC, Shri Himanshu Vyas, AICC Secretary, Dr. Arathi Krishna, former KPCC NRI Dy Chairman and Shri Mohammad Mansoor, President IOC Bahrain during the online meeting