President Ram Nath Kovind with the Ambassador of India to Madagascar, Abhay Kumar (Picture Credits-Twitter/Rashtrapati Bhavan)
President Ram Nath Kovind with the Ambassador of India to Madagascar, Abhay Kumar (Picture Credits-Twitter/Rashtrapati Bhavan)

Abhay Kumar concurrently accredited as India's Ambassador to Comoros

ANI | Updated: May 28, 2019 22:55 IST

New Delhi [India], May 28 (ANI): The incumbent Ambassador of India to Madagascar, Abhay Kumar, was concurrently accredited as the next Ambassador of India to Comoros, with residence in Antananarivo on Monday.
Ambassador Kumar will travel to Comoros shortly to present his credentials, according to the Ministry of External Affairs.
Comoros is a member of OIC and is a strategically located country in the Indian Ocean off the coast of Africa.
India established its diplomatic relations with the Union of Comoros in 1976. President Azali Assoumani visited India in March 2018 to the founding conference of International Solar Alliance. Comoros has ratified ISA treaty.
The newly re-elected President of Comoros, Assoumani, congratulated the Indian Ambassador, tweeting: "Congratulations on your appointment, looking forward to working with you!" (ANI)

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