Former President of Afghanistan Mr Hamid Karzai, during his transit halt in New Delhi, called on Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi. They discussed the recent developments in Afghanistan. Prime Minister reiterated that India and Afghanistan share age old ties. India deeply value the friendship of the Afghan people. India stands with the people of Afghanistan, as they build a united, stable, democratic and prosperous nation. Prime Minister reassured that India will continue to provide assistance to all the people of Afghanistan based on their need and priority.
Prime Minister lauded the former President Karzai’s leadership for the extraordinary progress made by Afghanistan in this century and his contribution to strengthening relations between India and Afghanistan.