Ramallah, Jan. 17 (ANI): The visiting Indian External Affairs Minister, Sushma Swaraj, inaugurated the India-Palestine Digital learning Centre at Al-Quds University here on Sunday.
“Investing in youth for a better future. EAM inaugurates the #IndiaPalestine Digital learning Centre at Al Quds Univ,” MEA official spokesperson Vikas Swarup tweeted.
Sushma Swaraj had earlier met Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas here.
She had began her engagements with a meeting with her Palestinian counterpart Riyad Malki, and also paid homage to a statue of Mahatma Gandhi here.
This is the External Affairs Minister’s first visit to West Asia region, with Palestine being her first destination.
Swaraj is accompanied by Secretary (East) Anil Wadhwa and other officials from the MEA. The visit came after the state visit of President Pranab Mukherjee to Palestine in October 2015. (ANI)