President Ram Nath Kovind today accepted credentials from Ambassadors of Luxembourg Ms. Peggy Frantzen, Ambassador of Slovenia Ms. Mateja Vodeb Ghosh, Ambassador of Israel Naor Gilon, and Ambassador of Egypt Wael Mohamed Awad Hamed at Rashtrapati Bhavan.

This was the first such event held in physical mode after the Covid-19 pandemic. Following the presentation of credentials, Mr Kovind interacted with the four Ambassadors separately. The President congratulated the envoys on their appointment and wished them success in the strengthening of bilateral ties and for their well-being and progress and prosperity of the friendly people.

During his interactions, the President also highlighted the close bonds that India shared with the countries and the multifaceted relationship that India enjoyed with them.

Through the Ambassadors, the President also conveyed his personal regards to their leaderships. The Ambassadors present at the event reiterated their commitment to work closely to strengthen their ties with India.