Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale paid an official visit to Bhutan from 1-2 April 2018.
During the visit, Foreign Secretary met Dasho Sonam Tshong, Foreign Secretary of Bhutan. He called on the Prime Minister of the nation, Lyonchhen Tshering Tobgay.
The Foreign Secretary had an audience with Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck, the King of Bhutan.
The visit was in keeping with the tradition of regular high-level exchanges between the two countries and provided an opportunity to the two sides to discuss matters concerning our bilateral partnership, including the commemorative activities planned in 2018 to mark the Golden Jubilee of the establishment of formal diplomatic relations between the two countries.
In a press note, the Ministry of External Affairs said:
The talks were held in a cordial atmosphere in keeping with the unique and exemplary bonds of friendship and cooperation that exist between the two countries.
Prime Minister of Bhutan also tweeted that the two discussed ‘a range of bilateral issues, development cooperation, hydropower projects and celebrations marking 50 years of diplomatic relations between India and Bhutan.’