New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday greeted the people of Seychelles on their 41st National Day and said India’s relations with that country have lately been energised.
“It gives me immense pleasure to convey to you, to the Government and the people of Seychelles, warm greetings and felicitations on the occasion of your 41st National Day,” Mukherjee said in his message to his counterpart James Alix Michel.
“Last year has seen our relations being energised through exchange of visits and the important commitments made and decisions taken by our two governments,” the President said in a statement issued here.
“Multifaceted bilateral cooperation has grown between both the countries based on the strong foundations of friendship, a shared perception of peace and security in the Indian Ocean region”.
Mukherjee said he was “confident that the relation between India and Seychelles will strengthen”.