02 September, New Delhi
Switzerland is committed to supporting India’s fight against black money through exchange of related information.
Swiss President Doris Leuthard said this during a ceremony at the Swiss Embassy in New Delhi tonight to launch celebrations commemorating the 70th year of diplomatic relations between the two countries.
She said India is a good friend and in these seven decades, we have listened to each other, given advice, and learned from each nother. The Swiss president during her four-day India visit held bilateral talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on a wide range of issues, including combating black money and cooperation in several sectors.
The 70th year celebrations will be held till 2018. As part of the inaugural event, Leuthard, on the last leg of her trip, felicitated several “Friendship Ambassador” from both the countries, including noted economist M S Swaminathan, during the function at the Embassy.