Abdulla Shahid, President-elect of UN General Assembly, arrives in India

Abdulla Shahid, the President-elect of the 76th session of the UN General Assembly (PGA-elect) and overseas minister of the Maldives, arrived in India on Wednesday on a three-day go to.

India is the primary nation Shahid is visiting in his official capability as President-elect of the UN General Assembly after he was elected to the publish on June 7, based on the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA). India supported Shahid’s candidature to the publish.

Shahid can pay a courtesy name on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and maintain talks with External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on key worldwide, multilateral, regional and bilateral problems with mutual curiosity, the MEA mentioned.

An settlement for high-impact group growth tasks to be applied with Indian grant help within the Maldives may also be signed in the course of the go to.

The MEA mentioned Jaishankar may also host an official dinner in honour of Shahid. “The visit of PGA-elect will provide an opportunity to exchange views with him on several global challenges that the United Nations is currently seized with,” the MEA mentioned.

Shahid final visited India in April in his capability because the Maldivian overseas minister.