Today, the Special Representative of the Republic of India for Afghanistan, J.P. Singh called on IEA-Foreign Minister Mawlawi Amir Khan Muttaqi

The meeting held in depth gamut of discussions on bilateral Afg-India relations, economic and transit matters.Calling the relation the two countries historic, Mr. J.P. Singh said that India has provided humanitarian assistance to Afghanistan in various areas in the last two and a half years. Meanwhile, commending IEA’s efforts in ensuring overall security and stability, countering narcotics, fighting ISKP and corruption in the country, Mr J.P. Singh said that India is interested to expand political and economic cooperations with Afghanistan and enhance trade through Chabahar port.Extending gratitude to India for its humanitarian assistance, FM Muttaqi said that in line with our balanced foreign policy, IEA wants to strengthen political and economic relations with India as an important actor in the region.In the end, FM Muttaqi urged India’s SPR for facilitating visa issuance process for Afghan businessmen, patients and students.