Abdullah bin Zayed visits Chief Minister of Indian State of Telangana

HYDERABAD, 29th June, 2018 (WAM) — H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, UAE Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, has met with Kalvakuntla Rao, Chief Minister of Indian State of Telangana, and discussed ways of enhancing relations between the UAE and the south Indian state.

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah emphasised the UAE’s firm interest in furthering bilateral ties and cooperation for the benefit of the people of both countries.

He also pointed out that the UAE, out of its keenness on boosting ties between the two friendly countries, is soon to open a Consulate General in the city of Hayderabad.

While welcoming Sheikh Abdullah’s visit to India, Kalvakuntla Rao stressed the Indian government’s desire to advance cooperation between the UAE and India.

He paid gratitude to the UAE for undertaking development projects in India and praised the prominent standing occupied by the UAE regionally and globally as well as its landmark progress in all walks of life.

Dr. Ahmed Abdul Rahman AlBanna, UAE Ambassador to India, and Jamal Al Zaabi, UAE Consul General in India State of Kerala, attended the meeting.

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