Xinhua News AgencyNovember 29, 2013 04:34
Indian envoy meets new Maldives vice president, pledging strong relations
COLOMBO, Nov. 29 (Xinhua) -- India and the Maldives enjoy " privileged ties" that had stood the test of time, Indian High Commissioner to Maldives noted when meeting the newly elected Vice President, local media reported on Friday.
Indian envoy to Maldives Rajiv Shahare had made these comments during a courtesy call on Vice President Dr. Mohamed Jameel Ahmed who was elected on Nov. 16. This was his first meeting with the new Maldives government.