New York: India’s External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani discussed on Wednesday ways to boost strategic partnership between the two nations.
External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said in a tweet, “Boosting strategic partnership with a special friend, EAM @SushmaSwaraj calls on Afghanistan President @ashrafghani.”
Swaraj visited Ghani at his hotel for the meeting.
The meeting follows a visit to Delhi by Afghan Foreign Minister Salahuddin Rabbani earlier this month.
At that meeting, both countries had agreed to promote a new development partnership and undertake 116 projects in Afghanistan.