S Jaishankar Meets US Envoy To India Forward Of PM Modi’s Washington Go to

Assured that India-US ties will proceed to develop from power to power, S Jaishankar mentioned.

New Delhi:

Forward of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s go to to Washington subsequent month, Exterior Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Thursday mentioned with US Ambassador Eric Garcetti numerous elements of ties between the 2 international locations.

Individually, S Jaishankar additionally met Russian Ambassador Denis Alipov.

Prime Minister Modi’s upcoming go to to the US is known to have figured prominently within the assembly between the exterior affairs minister and the US ambassador.

“Nice to welcome Ambassador Eric Garcetti of america. Mentioned the large progress in our relationship, particularly over the past decade. Exchanged views on the current Quad Summit,” Mr Jaishankar tweeted.

“Assured that India-US ties will proceed to develop from power to power,” he mentioned.

Replying to Mr Jaishankar’s tweet, Mr Garcetti mentioned: “Thanks, @drsjaishankar, for the gracious welcome! Because the U.S. Ambassador to India, I’m thrilled to be right here and witness the robust bond between our nations. The #USIndia partnership holds immense potential, and I’m dedicated to additional strengthening our ties.”

Ambassador Garcetti had offered his credentials to President Droupadi Murmu on Could 11.

The US Embassy in India was with out an envoy since January 2021 after then envoy Kenneth Juster’s resignation following a change of guard on the White Home.

Prime Minister Modi will embark on his first state go to to the US on the invitation of President Joe Biden and First Girl Jill Biden in June. The US president and the First Girl may even host Modi at a state dinner on June 22.

On his assembly with Mr Alipov, Mr Jaishankar mentioned they mentioned bilateral cooperation, together with within the IRIGC-TEC (India-Russia Inter-governmental Fee on Commerce, Financial, Scientific, Technological and Cultural Cooperation) framework.

“Pleasure to satisfy Russian Ambassador  Denis Alipov as we speak night. Mentioned our bilateral cooperation, together with within the IRIGC-TEC framework. Wanting ahead to taking that to a better stage. Additionally spoke in regards to the forthcoming BRICS Overseas Ministers’ assembly in South Africa,” he tweeted.

5-nation grouping BRICS includes Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa.

Bangladesh excessive commissioner Mustafizur Rahman additionally known as on the exterior affairs minister.

“Happy to obtain Excessive Commissioner Md. Mustafizur Rahman of Bangladesh this afternoon. Appreciated the profitable group of the sixth Indian Ocean Convention in Dhaka. Mentioned methods and means to additional deepen India-Bangladesh Maitri,” Jaishankar tweeted.

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