Crown Prince meets with Indian Prime Minister

February 27, 2014

Crown Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz met with Indian Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh in New Delhi today. During the meeting, they discussed ways of enhancing Saudi-Indian cooperation in a variety of fields. The latest regional and international developments were also reviewed.

Afterwards, the Crown Prince attended a luncheon hosted by the Indian Prime Minister in honor of the Saudi guests. The Crown Prince’s delegation includes Chief of the Crown Prince’s Court Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz; Minister of State Dr. Musaed bin Mohammed Al-Aiban; Minister of Culture and Information Dr. Abdulaziz bin Mohieddin Khoja; Minister of Economy and Planning Dr. Mohammed bin Suleiman Al-Jasser; Minister of Commerce and Industry Dr. Tawfiq bin Fawzan Al-Rabiah; Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Dr. Nizar bin Obeid Madani; Deputy Chief of the General Staff Lt. Gen. Abdulrahman bin Saleh Al-Bunyan; and Saudi Ambassador to India Dr. Saud Al-Sati.

Crown Prince Salman also met in New Delhi today with Indian President Pranab Mukherjee. Yesterday, he was received at Indira Gandhi International Airport by Indian Minister of State for External Affairs E. Ahamed and later met with Indian Vice President Dr. Mohammed Hamid Ansari and Indian Minister of State of for Defense Jitendra Singh.