8 February 2016, Male; Indian Foreign Secretary His Excellency Dr. S. Jaishankar called on Her Excellency Ms. Dunya Maumoon, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Maldives today afternoon.
During the call held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Minister Dunya welcomed the Foreign Secretary Dr. S. Jaishankar who is on a two day visit to Maldives as part of Commonwealth Ministerial Action Group (CMAG).
During the meeting, Minister Dunya reflected on the close cooperation that exists between the two countries and thanked Government of India for the continued support and cooperation extended to the Maldives over the years. The Foreign Secretary Dr. S. Jaishahnkar, reiterated Indias commitment and support to its neighbours. Minister Dunya and Foreign Secretary also discussed bilateral cooperation and discussed ways to facilitate close engagement between the Maldives and India in order to strengthen the existing cooperation between the two countries.
Foreign Secretary, H. E. Dr. Ali Naseer Mohamed and Joint Secretary, Ms. Farzana Zahir, also participated in the meeting.