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Sushma Swaraj on Maldives visit from Sunday

IANS  |  New Delhi 

will begin her two-day visit to the from Sunday aimed at strengthening bilateral relations between the two countries, the said on Saturday.

During her visit, will have bilateral meetings with her counterpart and delegation level meetings with other Ministers including and (Finance).

"The Ministers will review the entire gamut of bilateral relations and discuss future programme of action," the Ministry said in a statement.

It said that Sushma Swaraj's visit was at the invitation of Shahid. She will be accompanied by and other senior officials.

will call on the of Parliament upon her arrival in the island on Sunday, followed by ameeting with Maldivian the next day.

"attaches the highest importance to its relationship with the which is marked by trust, transparency, mutual understanding and sensitivity. This visit will further strengthen the close and friendly relations between and Maldives," the statement added.



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First Published: Sat, March 16 2019. 14:58 IST