The Presidency, The Arab Republic of Egypt

This morning, President El-Sisi heads to New Delhi, India, at the invitation of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to participate as a guest of honor in India's Republic Day celebrations which commemorate the adoption of the constitution of India in 1950.

The Spokesman for the Egyptian Presidency stated that the invitation President El-Sisi received to attend the celebrations as a guest of honor reflects the convergence between the two countries. It also reflects India’s profound appreciation for Egypt's leadership, government, and people, and its keenness to strengthen joint cooperation between the two friendly countries as two of the most important emerging countries which have vital roles regarding various regional and international issues.

The Spokesman stated that the President's visit to India coincides with the 75th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Egypt and India. The President is scheduled to meet with a number of officials in India, led by Prime Minister Modi and India’s President Droupadi Murmu. This meeting aims to discuss ways to enhance bilateral relations at all levels.

During the visit, the President is to meet with heads and representatives of a number of leading Indian companies in various fields to discuss mechanisms for strengthening economic relations between the two sides and attractive investment opportunities in Egypt.

Distributed by APO Group on behalf of The Presidency, The Arab Republic of Egypt.