India, Denmark for further strengthening of bilateral relations

Team India Sentinels Thursday 14th of May 2020 10:20 PM

New Delhi: India and Denmark on Thursday reiterated their shared desire to further strengthen their bilateral relations.

Prime Minister Narendra Moi had a telephone conversation on Thursday with his counterpart from Denmark Mette Frederiksen and discussed the ways in which both countries could work together in the post-COVID world.

The leaders compared notes on the steps taken in the two countries to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said in a statement.

During their discussion, Mr Modi appreciated Denmark’s success in lifting the lockdown restrictions without causing an increase in infections.

“It was agreed that Indian and Danish experts would remain in touch to learn from each other’s experience,” the ministry said.

They welcomed the successful organisation of the Joint Commission Meeting between the two Foreign Ministers on May 12.

Agreeing that sectors like Health Research, Clean and Green Energy, and Climate Change resilience offer tremendous scope for mutually beneficial collaboration, the leaders committed themselves to work towards the goal of creating a robust Green Strategic Partnership between India and Denmark.