|Mahatma Gandhi's bust in Medellin|
The innauguration of the Mahatma Gandhi's bust at the Museum of Memory at Bicentenario Park will take place on May 21 2013 at 5:00 pm. The cityhall of Medellín and the Embassy ofIndia have installed the bust, with the help of the Honorary Indian Consulate in Medellín. The bust was donated by the Indian Council for Cultural Relations ICCR and was brought directly from India.
On January 18, 2011, Ambassador R.V. Warjri handed over a letter to the First Lady, Maria Clemencia Rodrigues de Santos, wife of President Juan Manuel Santos. The letter conveyed the donation by the Government of India to Colombia an amount of US$1 million as contribution to the relief efforts due to the floods which devastated parts of Colombia during the last few months. The First Lady is also the Patron of Colombia Humanitaria which coordinates the relief efforts.