Mali President Toure in Delhi, thanks India for help in development

   Jan 11, 3:13 pm

New Delhi, Jan 11 (ANI): Mali President Amadou Toumani Toure on Wednesday hailed India for its role in the development of his country.

Talking to reporters after receiving a ceremonial reception at Rashtrapati Bhavan here, Toure said: "Today we are here to thank India for, during the past five years, we have noticed that India is involved in several fields of development in Mali, and particularly also thank and salute the private sector of India because they have trusted Mali and the private sector of Mali."

"And they are involved in so many areas like industry, transport and culture. So this is really a mark of trust and confidence in our country. So we are glad to be here and we want to thank India for this," he added.

This is the first ever visit of President of Mali to India.resident Toure who is accompanied by a high level Ministerial and Business delegation will also hold talks with Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh. The discussions between the leaders will cover various bilateral as also regional and international issues of mutual interest.

The State Visit of President Toure is expected to provide an opportunity to further expand and consolidate the mutually beneficial relations. (ANI)

U.P. Governor refers Lokayukta Bill to President May 6, 11:31 pm
Lucknow, May 6 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik on Friday referred to President Pranab Mukherjee a Bill seeking to end the role of the Chief Justice of Allahabad High Court in selection of the Lokayukta.
Full Story
Justice Mehta to head panel on revision of Delhi Metro fares May 6, 11:23 pm
New Delhi, May 6 (ANI): Former Judge of the Delhi High Court Justice M.L. Mehta was on Friday appointed as chairman of a three-member government panel on revision of Delhi Metro fares, which was last revised in 2009.
Full Story
Over 879 hectares of railways' land under encroachment: Sinha May 6, 11:16 pm
New Delhi, May 6 (ANI): Minister of State for Railways Manoj Sinha on Friday said approximately 879.48 hectares of land of the railways were under encroachment as on March 31.
Full Story
Minor rape case: Goa MLA sent to three-day police remand May 6, 10:57 pm
Panaji, May 6 (ANI): Expelled Congress leader and St. Cruz MLA Atanasio Monserrate, alias, Baabush, who was on Wednesday booked on the charges of raping a minor migrant girl, was on Friday presented before a local court here and sent to three-day police remand.
Full Story
Comments