This post was originally published on 24 August 2015.
A letter addressed from Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to His Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, the Emir of Qatar was handed over by Mr. Sanjiv Arora, Ambassador of India to HE Dr. Khalid bin Mohammed Al Attiyah, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Qatar yesterday.
As per the statement from Indian Embassy, the Ambassador also presented a commemorative set of postal stamps and coins that were specially commissioned in India on the occasion of the First International Day of Yoga (IDY) on 21 June, 2015, sent by Hon’ble Prime Minister of India to HH the Emir of Qatar as a token of India’s appreciation for Qatar’s support for the IDY initiative.
HE the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Qatar conveyed that he would transmit the letter along with the souvenir to its highest destination immediately.
The meeting was also utilized to discuss the strong ties and multi-dimensional cooperation between India and Qatar, including issues related to the well being and welfare of the large, diverse, accomplished and highly regarded Indian community in Qatar.