Qi Mingqiu Meets with Gokhale, India Ambassador to China

2016-04-18 10:17:12   China Soong Ching Ling Foundation

Qi Mingqiu, Standing Vice Chairman of China Soong Ching Ling Foundation (CSCLF), met with India Ambassador to China, Mr. Viiay Keshav Gokhale at the Soong Ching-Ling's Former Residence in Beijing on March 30, 2016.

Qi Mingqiu, Standing Vice Chairman of CSCLF(R) meets with India Ambassador to China, Mr. Viiay Keshav Gokhale (L).

Qi Mingqiu showed warmly welcome to the Indian Ambassador. He said the development of Sino-India friendship is one of the important parts in the diplomatic career of Soong Ching-Ling. CSCLF has a very long cooperative history with Indian relevant organizations. Mr. Ambassador's this visit is shortly after his last visit to CSCLF in February, which fully reflects how sincerely that the Indian Embassy and Ambassador Gokhale want to cooperate with CSCLF. Qi hoped both sides would make great effort to promote Sino-India exchanges in the field of culture, youth, art and etc, in order to make actively contribute to the general development of the Sino-India ties.

Ambassador Mr. Gokhale visits Soong Ching-Ling's life exhibition.

India Ambassador to China, Mr. Viiay Keshav Gokhale said he high appreciate Soong Ching-Ling's excellent contribution to the promotion of Sino-India relations. He believed Soong Ching-Ling's Former Residence is a place with deep historical background and charm of culture, and it is a rare important place for cultural exchange. He expected Indian Embassy would have a close cooperation with CSCLF to develop a series of cultural exchange activities and to help improve the diplomatic relations of both countries.

Both sides have a group picture.

Mr. Ambassador and his delegation also visited the Soong Ching-Ling's Former Residence before the meeting.

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