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Pravasi Bharatiya Kendra

Pravasi Bharatiya Kendra (PBK), an institution of pre-eminence showcasing the rich and diverse cultural heritage of India established by the Ministry of External Affairs, was inaugurated by the Prime Minister of India, Shri Narendra Modi,on  2nd October 2016 with the broad objectives of commemorating the history and celebrating the contributions and achievements of the Indian Diaspora spread across the globe.

PBK is a state-of-the-art Convention Centre with well furnished luxury guest rooms, latest conferencing facilities, 350 capacity auditorium, a restaurant, an elegant banquet hall and lounges. PBK also houses a Library with about 3000 latest titles on a variety of subjects including digital access. Simply put, PBK is a vibrant venue for a range of activities such as conferences,board meetings, seminars, National days receptions,educational and cultural events.

These facilities at PBK are open to Government of India Ministries and Departments; PSUs; Embassies/ High Commissions/ International Organizations,and any similar/relevant entities on case by case basis. (subject to the level and nature of the event etc. with rights of usage reserved by MEA).

Unique features:

vPrime Location (Diplomatic EnclaveChanakyapuri)

vAll facilities under one roof

vIT support

vAudio Visual support

vAmple Parking Space

vIn-house catering facilities

vCentrally Air Conditioned building 

vModest Charges

vWi-Fi premises


Conference Rooms(2):             18-20 in oval shape (fixed).

Conference Room:                    35 persons oval shape (fixed).

Lecture Rooms(3):                     65 persons; classroom style.

Board Room:                              25 persons; oval shape (fixed).

                                300-350 seating in theater style; flexible   seating; fixed stage(24ft * 77ft).

Hall:                             120/150 capacity: sit-down/ buffet style.

Upto350seating capacity.

with Alfresco area: Upto 600 in semi formal /informal banquet style.

VVIP Lounges(3)

Rooms:                            24 nos. (14 Double & 10 Twin Bedded) (For Pravasis only)

Large Exhibition space

State-of-the Art Digital Museum on Mahatma Gandhi, open to all visitors.

Business Centre

Digital Library with a unique collection of about 3000 books and publications in various languages.

To reserve a facility or site visit,please contact:

Mr. Aviral Saxena, Phone:+91-11-24156430

Mr. Gajender Yadav, Phone:+91-11-24156400

Email: reservations.pbk@mea.gov.in