Afghanistan Establishes Consulate in Hyderabad City of India

Afghan Voice Agency(AVA) , 9 Jan 2020 11:26

The Consulate General of Afghanistan in Hyderabad was inaugurated on Wednesday.

Deputy Foreign Minister of Afghanistan Naheed Esar, on Wednesday, said that India and Afghanistan share their history, culture and more, as she pushed for greater trade relations between the two countries.

The Minister was speaking at the opening ceremony of the Afghanistan Consulate, where she said that trade and transit would define the future relations between the countries.
Ms. Esar said that the Consulate of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan was a step in the economy-driven policy of the country. “This will serve Afghans and provide links between business communities,” she said.
This will be the Afghanistan’s second consulate in India with the first one being in Mumbai. Afghanistan has its embassy in New Delhi.

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