Dr S Jaishankar – External Affairs Minister:
Warm and sunny – the weather and our friendship.
Good to be back in Maldives. Thank FM Abdulla Shahid for the welcome.
An extraordinarily deep partnership reaffirmed. Comprehensive talks with FM Abdulla Shahid. Deeply appreciate our close cooperation during Covid. Agreed to look beyond at post-pandemic economic recovery.
Handed over 100,000 additional doses of COVID vaccine to FM Abdulla Shahid and Health Minister Ahmed Naseem.
Witnessed the exchange of agreements on a wide range of domains we are working on together – incliding fish processing, public broadcasting, sustainable urban development, road infrastructure & housing. Emblematic of our strong & multi-faceted development partnership.
Delighted to inaugurate jointly with FM Abdulla Shahid the Hulhumalé Central Park and the Westside Arrival Jetty. India is privileged to partner with Housing Development Corporation on the expansion of infrastructure in Hulhumalé.