London, Nov 13 (IANS) Prince William and Kate Middleton, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, will pay their maiden visit to India in spring next year, Kensington Palace announced on Friday.
“Their Royal Highnesses the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will visit India in the spring of 2016. The visit is being undertaken at the request of Her Majesty’s government and will be the first time the Duke and Duchess visited the country,” it said.
The palace said that the full details of the visit will be confirmed early next year.
The announcement coincides with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s three-day visit to the United Kingdom.