The Inauguration of Mapusa Market: Old Photographs

Collection of old photographs loaned to the project by Dr. Sidney Pinto. The pictures are from circa 1959 on the day of the inauguration of the current market. The then portuguese governer can be seen blowing the candles of the inauguration cake which is in the shape of the market. The photos also show Jawaharlal Nehru and Indira Gandhi being present at the inauguration. Dr. Sindey Pinto was present at the mapping mapusa market exhibition, he recalls memories of it in a short video.

Created by
Dr. Sidney Pinto
on Saturday, March 28, 2015