Saudi Gazette report
NEW DELHI — Saudi Crown Prince and Prime Minister Mohammed bin Salman held a gathering with India’s President Droupadi Murmu on the Presidential Palace (Rashtrapati Bhavan) in New Delhi on Monday. The Crown Prince attended a banquet dinner hosted by the president in his honor. The dinner was attended by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the accompanying Saudi delegation.
Talking on the event, the Crown Prince reaffirmed his keenness to additional improve strategic partnership between the 2 nations in all fields. On her half, President Murmu appreciated the position of Saudi Arabia as a constructive pressure for peace and stability. She expressed confidence that this go to of the Crown Prince and his participation within the G20 Summit would additional strengthen the multifaceted partnership between India and Saudi Arabia.
On the outset of the assembly, the Crown Prince conveyed the greetings of Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman to President Murmu. “I want to prolong my gratitude for the nice and cozy hospitality we obtained. We extremely worth the historic relationship with India, and Saudi Arabia seems to be ahead to strengthening the connection in all fields and elevating it to new horizons,” he stated.
Prince Mohammed bin Salman emphasised that the institution of the Saudi-India Strategic Partnership Council has had an necessary affect on the connection, and Saudi Arabia anticipates that it’ll have a fair higher affect sooner or later. “The fruitful discussions we had with Prime Minister Narendra Modi confirmed our frequent need to reinforce our strategic partnership in all fields and to construct on enhancements to realize extra success that advantages our peoples and enhances world stability. The shared factors of view between our two nations on many regional and worldwide points contribute to confronting frequent challenges and assist obtain safety and stability within the area and the world, particularly via our two nations’ membership within the G20,” he stated.
The Crown Prince hoped that his go to would contribute to creating the prospects for the connection and cooperation between the 2 nations in a higher and broader means.
Earlier, welcoming the Crown Prince, President Murmu stated that Saudi Arabia is one in all India’s most necessary strategic companions. She expressed happiness whereas noting that bilateral ties between India and Saudi Arabia have strengthened significantly over the previous few years. “Within the fashionable world, India-Saudi Arabia’s shared cultural experiences, financial synergies and shared dedication in the direction of a peaceable and sustainable world make us pure companions,” she stated.
Murmu stated that the financial element of India-Saudi Arabia partnership has additionally grown in recent times. “There are ample alternatives for rising Saudi investments in India throughout a number of totally different sectors. Saudi Arabia has embraced a lot of Indian expatriates, and given them area to flourish and develop.” “By way of their arduous work and professionalism, they’ve made vital contributions to Saudi Arabia’s development and prosperity,” she stated whereas thanking Saudi Arabia for taking care of them.