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Jaishankar Calls Seychelles Prez Ramkalawan and Reiterates India’s Determination to Strengthen Ties | India News

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VICTORIA: Foreign Minister S Jaishankar, who concluded his visit to Seychelles on Saturday, called on President Wavel Ramkalawan, where he reiterated India’s determination to further enhance the India-Seychelles strategic partnership in the post-Covid era.
“During his visit (to Jaishankar), he visited HE President Wavel Ramkalawan at the State House on November 27, 2020. EAM also held talks with his counterpart HE Mr. Sylvestre Radegonde, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Tourism of Seychelles He conveyed an invitation from the Indian leadership to President Ramkalawan to visit India in 2021, a statement from the Foreign Ministry read.
“EAM reiterated India’s determination to further enhance the India-Seychelles strategic partnership in the post-Covid era. It spoke of the centrality of Seychelles in India’s vision of SAGAR (Security and Growth for All in the Region) which it characterized India’s policy towards India. Ocean Region, “the ministry added.
The ministry further said that Ramkalwan appreciated the assistance provided by India during the pandemic in the form of critical medical supplies and medicines. He added that he “appreciated the assistance provided by India” during the pandemic in the form of medical supplies and critical drugs.
“EAM, for its part, emphasized India’s commitment to supporting the interests and aspirations of the Seychelles and taking this cooperation to a higher level,” the ministry statement read.
Jaishankar also held talks with Seychelles Foreign Minister Radegonde, where the two ministers discussed “various aspects of bilateral relations” including: “including partnership for development, capacity building, defense cooperation, among peoples and cultural ties, commerce, tourism and commerce, as well as health “.

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