Premier Brantley Celebrates Phagwah With Guyanese Community On Nevis
NIA CHARLESTOWN NEVIS (March 29, 2021) – – Hon. Premier Mark Brantley joined members of the Guyanese community in Nevis on Sunday, March 28, 2021, to celebrate the Hindu festival Phagwah.
“Nevis is a mix of diverse cultures and ethnicities and we welcome all who have made our island their home and who are contributing meaningfully to our development. I wish everyone Happy Holi,” he said.
Mr. Brantley was joined by Hon. Troy Liburd, Junior Minister in the Premier’s Ministry at two separate Phagwah celebrations, one in Long Point and one in Cane Garden.
Both Ministers had their face and clothes painted with a myriad of colours and were dusted with talcum powder as they enjoyed the festive spirit.