Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday mentioned Seychelles is central to India’s imaginative and prescient of Security and Growth for All within the Region (SAGAR), after turning in a quick patrol vessel to the island country at a digital tournament.
The Prime Minister additionally collectively inaugurated with Seychelles President Wavel Ramkalawan a solar energy plant, a court docket development and 10 neighborhood construction initiatives.
The patrol vessel in addition to the 3 different initiatives have been a part of India’s construction help to the strategically situated island country.
“India and Seychelles share a strong and vital partnership in the Indian ocean neighborhood. Seychelles is central to India’s vision of ‘SAGAR’ – Security and Growth for All in the Region,” Modi mentioned. Referring to the turning in of the patrol vessel, he mentioned India is dedicated to strengthening the maritime safety of Seychelles.
Modi additionally mentioned that India was once in a position to offer very important drugs and 50,000 doses of ‘Made in India’ vaccines to Seychelles throughout occasions of want. “Seychelles was the first African country to receive the ‘Made in India’ COVID-19 vaccines,” he mentioned.
He added: “…today we are handing over a one mega watt solar power plant in the Seychelles built with India’s assistance.”