French President Macron inspects the Guard of Honour accorded to him at Rashtrapati Bhavan.
French President Emmanuel Macron and wife Brigitte Marie-Claude Macron were accorded a ceremonial welcome at the Rashtrapati Bhavan on Saturday. After inspecting a guard of honour and meeting with other officials, Macron said, “I am very happy and proud of this visit. I thank the President (Kovind) and Prime Minister (Modi) for this welcome. I think we have a very good chemistry and our two great democracies have a historic relationship.”
French President Macron stated that the visit would open a new era of strategic partnership in the coming decades. “Our two democracies have common channels like terrorism, lots of common risks and common threats. But we have to protect this history and the state for freedom,”
French President Macron and his wife Brigitte Macron pay their respects at the Mahatma Gandhi memorial at Rajghat.