Canadian, Defence Minister Harjit S. Sajjan to visit India from April 17 to April 23.He will meet with Indian officials, including the Minister of Finance, Defence and Corporate Affairs, Arun Jaitley and Minister of External Affairs, Sushma Swaraj.
This trip is an opportunity to strengthen security and defence relations between Canada and India, as well as in areas of mutual importance such as innovation, culture, and trade.”I look forward to my first trip to India since becoming Canada’s Minister of National Defence. This visit will further strengthen Canada and India’s bilateral defence cooperation, and expand our partnership in the security and defence sectors,” he said, before leaving for India. “I look forward to my first trip to India since becoming Canada’s Minister of National Defence.
Canadian High Commissioner Nadir Patel said there is untapped potential in further strengthen ties between India and Canada and Sajjan’s visit provide the an opportunity to delve on them.