Sushma Swaraj meets Maldivian president Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom

Apr 11, 2016, 13:38 IST | PTI

New Delhi: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Monday called on Maldivian President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom here before formal talks.

Sushma Swaraj
External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj

Yameen, who is scheduled to hold talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi later in the day, is on a two-day trip to India. He was among the SAARC leaders who had attended Modi's swearing-in in May, 2014.

Earlier, Swaraj had visited Maldives in November 2014 and again in October 2015 for the India-Maldives Joint Commission, held after 15 years.

Yameen would also call on President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday.

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