The IORA Secretariat had the honour to welcome H.E. Ambassador Tanmaya Lal, High Commissioner of India to the Republic of Mauritius, on 12 February 2019.
India has been one of the most active members of the Association since it's establishment, and Ambassador Lal highlighted the warmth of ties shared among India and IORA.
During his visit, Ambassador Lal touched upon many topics including the strategic importance of the Association within the Indian Ocean region, which is witnessing increasing interest by the rest of the world. Ambassador Lal also appreciated recent efforts towards various collaboration initiatives, both ongoing and potential and extended support to the strengthening of the IORA Secretariat.