Egypt Okays Indian Wheat; Envoy Wael says, "Interested in building relations" | WION Exclusive

Days after Egypt announced decision to allow import of Indian wheat, the Egyptian ambassador to Delhi Wael Hamed has said that his country is "very much interested in building relations with India." Egyptian call to add India in the list of countries from where wheat can be imported comes even global wheat prices have increased in a major way due to ongoing Russia-Ukraine conflict. Both Russia and Ukraine have been major exporter of wheat, something that has been hard hit due to the ongoing war.