Visiting Prime Minister of Latvia Maris Kucinskis held talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi at Hyderabad House in New Delhi today. MEA spokesperson Raveesh Kumar tweeted that the two leaders discussed wide range of bilateral issues. The visiting dignitary will call on President Ram Nath Kovind at Rashtrapati Bhavan in the evening. After that Mr Kucinskis will depart for Mumbai where he will have series of scheduled meetings including with the Governor of Maharashtra.
AIR correspondent reports that there is promising potential for promoting Ayurveda and Yoga in Latvia and both seen as ways to improve holistic healthcare. University of Latvia, in collaboration with the Arya Vaidya Pharmacy, Coimbatore has been conducting a 3-month Diploma course in Introduction to Ayurveda since February 2015. The students are mainly qualified allopathic medical doctors and the University also wants to offer higher level courses.