16 July 2017
Commander-in-Chief of Defence Services Senior General Min Aung Hlaing visited Myanmar Embassy in New Delhi on Saturday, and met with the Ambassador, families of the embassy and the military attaché’s office and trainee officers studying in India. The Senior General said his visit to India was mainly aimed at further strengthening the relations between the two countries. He stressed that since the diplomatic ties are crucial in the relations between the two countries, the embassy and the military attaché’s office are urged to cooperate each other. He also added that good diplomatic relations will benefit political affairs. The Senior General also urged to give a helping hand to those who reside in India from Myanmar due to various reasons. The Senior General later presented foodstuffs, gifts, cash awards and clothes which were produced by Tatmadaw garment factories for families of the embassy and the military attaché’s office and officer trainees. >>> The Senior General was on a visit to India at the invitation of Chairman of Chiefs of Staff Committee of Indian Armed Forces Admiral Sunil Lanba. The Myanmar Tatmadaw goodwill delegation arrived back at Nay Pyi Taw International Airport in the evening.