Minister of Foreign Affairs meets with President of the Indian National Congress party
The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Shaikh Khalid bin Ahmed bin Mohammed Al Khalifa, received the President of the Indian National Congress party, Mr Rahul Gandhi, and accompanying delegation currently visiting the Kingdom of Bahrain.
Shaikh Khalid expressed his congratulations to Mr Rahul Gandhi for the presidency of the National Congress Party.
He praised the strong and historic ties between the Kingdom of Bahrain and the Republic of India and their progress at all levels in light of the keenness of both countries to bolster relations. This is in addition to the many cooperation opportunities available for both countries for the benefit of the people.
The Minister of Foreign Affairs also praised the important role of the Indian community in Bahrain.
Mr Rahul Gandhi expressed his pleasure to visit the Kingdom of Bahrain and meet with the Minister of Foreign Affairs, affirming his country’s keenness to further develop ties with the Kingdom of all fields, wishing Bahrain further progress and prosperity.
The Minister of Foreign Affairs hosted a lunch banquet in honor of Mr Rahul Gandhi and accompanying delegation.