On Monday, Indian Foreign Secretary His Excellency Harsh V Shringla paid a courtesy call on Minister of Defence Her Excellency Uza. Mariya Didi.
Discussions focused on the further strengthening of the close ties of cooperation in Defence & Security Sector between the Maldives and India.
Minister Mariya thanked India for their unwavering support & assistance to the Maldives at all times.
The Indian Foreign Secretary assured the Minister of India’s continued assistance to safeguard the two countries' shared interests in the Indian Ocean Region.
The Minister was accompanied by the Chief of Defence Force Major General Abdulla Shamaal, Vice Chief of Defence Force Brigadier General Abdul Raheem Abdul Latheef and Senior Officers of the Maldives National Defence Force.