World: EAM Jaishankar calls on New Zealand PM Ardern in Auckland

The External Affairs Minister conveyed the personal greetings of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the New Zealand’s PM Jacinda Ardern

External Affairs Minister (EAM) S Jaishankar called on New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern in Auckland on Thursday and conveyed the personal greetings of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Jaishankar, who is on his first go to to the u . S . A ., discussed methods to deepen India-New Zealand ties with PM Ardern.

“Pleasure to name on Prime Minister @jacindaardern of New Zealand. Conveyed the private greetings of PM @narendramodi. Discussed deepening our bilateral cooperation thru targeted engagement in areas of strength,” Jaishankar tweeted.

Before meeting PM Ardern, Jaishankar held talks together with his New Zealand counterpart Nanaia Mahuta, for the duration of which he took up visa issues being confronted by way of Indian college students because of Covid-19 measures imposed with the aid of the usa.

During the discussion with minister Mahuta, Jaishankar requested expeditious visa processing for Indian students who preference to take a look at in New Zealand. “Took up the problem of Indian college students impacted by means of Covid measures. Urged expeditious visa processing of those desirous of reading in New Zealand now,” he tweeted.

Jaishankar stated if India and New Zealand play to their strengths, which include business, schooling, and agriculture, both the countries can cooperate on pressing global problems which includes climate motion, pandemics and maritime safety.

The external affairs minister also preferred the exchange of views on worldwide issues which includes the Indo-Pacific and the Ukraine struggle. He Additionally said India values its operating relationship with New Zealand in multilateral forums such as the UN and Commonwealth.

This is ongoing go to is Jaishankar’s first ride to New Zealand. A day in advance, the EAM had met with the first Indian-beginning Minister of New Zealand Priyanca Radhakrishnan.

“Good to fulfill Minister @priyancanzlp today in Auckland. Thank her for an interactive session with distinguished personalities of New Zealand. Committed to furthering our dating,” Jaishankar said in an earlier tweet.

Following the ceremonial call on, Jaishankar and PM Ardern are predicted to launch [email protected] postage stamps to commemorate and showcase Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsavin New Zealand. Minister Jaishankar will launch the e-book ‘[email protected]: Dreams Meet Delivery’.

A e-book showcasing Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s special bond with the Sikh network ‘Heartfelt – The Legacy of Faith’ will also be released, in keeping with MEA.

After completing his New Zealand go to, EAM can be travelling Canberra and Sydney. It will be EAM’s second visit to Australia this 12 months, the first being in February 2022 to wait the Quad Foreign Ministers’ Meeting in Melbourne.

Jaishankar will also be assembly Australian Deputy Prime Minister and Defence Minister, Richard Marles. (ANI)

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