KUWAIT CITY: Exterior Affairs Minister S Jaishankar arrived in Kuwait on a bilateral go to early on Thursday throughout which he’ll maintain high-level conferences right here and hand over a private letter from Prime Minister to the emir of the oil-rich Gulf nation.
Jaishankar is visiting Kuwait on the invitation of Sheikh Ahmed Nasser Al-Mohammad Al-Sabah, International Minister and Minister of State for Cupboard Affairs.
That is his first go to to Kuwait as Exterior Affairs Minister.
“Hon’ble Exterior Affairs Minister of India His Excellency Dr S Jaishankar arrives in Kuwait on a bilateral go to and was obtained by the Ambassador,” the Indian Embassy there tweeted on Thursday.
The go to comes almost three months after the 2 nations determined to ascertain a joint ministerial fee to formulate a framework to strengthen ties in sectors like power, commerce, funding, manpower and labour and data know-how.
Kuwaiti International Minister Sheikh Ahmed Nasser Al-Mohammad Al-Sabah visited India in March throughout which either side determined to arrange the joint fee.
Throughout the go to, he’ll maintain high-level conferences and likewise deal with the Indian group in Kuwait, the Ministry of Exterior Affairs mentioned in New Delhi forward of the go to.
It mentioned Jaishankar may even carry a private letter from Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the emir of Kuwait Sheikh Nawaf al-Ahmad al-Sabah.
The 12 months 2021-22 marks the sixtieth anniversary of the institution of diplomatic relations between India and Kuwait.
Kuwait has been supporting India in coping with the coronavirus pandemic by supplying reduction materials in addition to medical oxygen.
Indian Navy ships have introduced a big amount of medical oxygen from Kuwait in the previous couple of weeks.