Bhutan's foreign minister Dorji to visit India for a week starting tomorrow

WION Web Team New Delhi, India Nov 16, 2019, 02.49 PM(IST) Written By: Bharat Sharma

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Dorji is expected to arrive in New Delhi tomorrow morning

The Foreign Minister of Bhutan, Tandi Dorji will be visiting India for five days starting November 17.

Dorji is expected to arrive in New Delhi tomorrow morning. According to the Ministry of External Affairs, he will meet Indian Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale in the evening.

On November 18, Dorji will hold talks with External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar at Hyderabad House. 

After taking charge of the ministry, Jaishankar went on a two-day bilateral visit to Bhutan in June this year.

On Tuesday, the Bhutanese Minister will fly to Bodh Gaya in Bihar to attend a two-day programme.

The dignitary has a long trip planned in the country. On Thursday, he will travel to Kolkata to meet West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar and Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee,

This will be followed by a programme in Kolkata. After this, Dorji will return to Bhutan next Saturday.