Reception for the French community
The Consul General of France in Calcutta, Mr. Damien SYED, invited the French community of Northeast India at a reception in the gardens of the Consulate General on Friday 6 November 2015.
The evening was the occasion for Mr. SYED to introduce himself and to meet some fifty compatriots.
The reception, which used the services of the Novotel Kolkata, has honored the French cuisine.
Boxes of small cakes (“madeleines” and “financiers”) had been prepared for the guests by the social training center "Shuktara Cakes" supported by the French restaurateur Alain Cojean and by the Consulate General.