PM Modi holds telephonic talks with Denmark PM Frederiksen
Both Prime Ministers welcomed the successful holding of the joint commission meeting between the two foreign ministers on May 12.
Continuing diplomatic outreach among Scandinavian countries, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday held telephonic talks with his Danish counterpart, Mette Frederiksen and discussed the situation arising from Covid-19.
As per the statement from the Ministry of External Affairs, the two leaders compared notes on the steps taken in the two countries to tackle the Covid-19 pandemic.
“Prime Minister appreciated Denmark’s success in lifting the lockdown restrictions without causing an increase in infections. It was agreed that Indian and Danish experts would remain in touch to learn from each other’s experience,” the MEA statement said.
Both leaders reiterated their shared desire to further strengthen India-Denmark relations, and discussed the ways in which both countries could work together in the post-COVID world.
They welcomed the successful organisation of the Joint Commission Meeting between the two Foreign Ministers on 12 May 2020.
Agreeing that sectors like health research, clean and green energy, and climate change resilience offer tremendous scope for mutually beneficial collaboration, the leaders committed themselves to work towards the goal of creating a robust Green Strategic Partnership between India and Denmark.