Updated: Dec 14, 2019 04:55 IST
New Delhi [India], Dec 14 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Friday met Speaker of People’s Majlis of the Maldives Mohamed Nasheed.
“Great conversation with Speaker Mohamed Nasheed of Maldives. As always, admire his vision and commitment. Deeply appreciate his contribution to our relationship,” the exterior minister posted on his official Twitter account.
Nasheed, additionally the previous President of Maldives, is on a go to to India on the joint invitation of Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu and Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla.
Earlier within the day, he met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and mentioned world and regional points local weather change, Paris targets, renewable vitality, single-use plastics, coral reef safety and pure local weather options.
The assembly comes at a time when the Foreign Minister of Maldives, Abdulla Shahid is on a go to to India.
Earlier immediately, India and Maldives signed three Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) and agreements in the course of the sixth Joint Commission Meeting (JCM), the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) mentioned.
On December 9, a parliamentary delegation from the Maldives led by Speaker Nasheed met Rajya Sabha Chairman Naidu and Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla and deliberated on the shut bilateral ties and India’s ‘Neighbourhood First’ coverage. (ANI)