STOCK MARKET BSE NSE

Sweden King Welcomes President Mukherjee to Royal Palace

Sweden monarch King Carl Gustaf XVI welcomed President Pranab Mukherjee at the Royal Palace yesterday, during the Indian dignitary’s three-day official visit to the Scandinavian country.

Published: 05th June 2015 06:27 PM  |   Last Updated: 05th June 2015 06:27 PM   |  A+A-

By ANI

STOCKHOLM: Sweden monarch King Carl Gustaf XVI welcomed President Pranab Mukherjee at the Royal Palace yesterday, during the Indian dignitary’s three-day official visit to the Scandinavian country.

Also present at the occasion were Queen Sylvia, Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel.

Earlier in the day, President Mukherjee arrived in Stockholm and was welcomed by Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel. Swedish fighter planes escorted the Presidential flight from the time it entered Swedish air space till its landing.

The President was also accorded a guard of honour.

President Mukherjee will be in Sweden till June 2 and will then travel to Belarus.

This is the first visit by an Indian president to the Scandinavian country.



Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

edexworks
flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp