President of the Republic of Lithuania

The President congratulated India on Republic Day


Saturday, January 26, Vilnius  President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations to President Ram Nath Kovind and the people of India celebrating 69 years of Republic Day.

“As India takes on an increasingly important role in the region and the world, it is my strong hope that the ideals of democracy, freedom, equality and human rights enshrined in your Constitution will continue to underpin the commitment to safeguard universal values, sustainable development and growth,” the President wrote in her message of congratulations.

Dalia Grybauskaitė underlined that Lithuania and India were exploring new avenues for cooperation at the bilateral level and in the framework of an open and trusted dialogue with the European Union as they worked together to find common solutions to security, trade, climate change and other global issues.

She expressed her firm belief that the expanding political relationship between the two countries in the fields of culture, education, student exchange, science, modern technologies, and business would encourage their citizens to engage more actively in mutually beneficial joint projects.

The President wished India and its people continued success, happiness, well-being, and concord.

Press Service of the President

Last updated 2019.01.25 14:53