Indian Overseas Congress chairperson Sam Pitroda presided over the annual conference held in Newyork on 07/28/2018. Organization members from all the state chapters attended the event. Speaking to the members, Mr.Pitroda said, it’s high time for the overseas community to step up and work to promote, instill, preserve and perpetuate democracy in India and save country from infringement of personal freedom. He added the decline in political civility in India is very alarming. Modi discourse was so turning off young people that they are getting involved in communal violence.
IOC to set up new committees like IT, Social media etc very soon. Conference is filled mostly with young enthusiasts from new Indian state Telangana. Himanshu Vyas AICC Incharge for Overseas Congress, Madhu Yashki Ex.MP , Shudh Overseas Cong President were among the others present at the event.