Indian Embassy in Damascus Celebrates Anniversary of Launching IETC Program, Stresses Deep Syria-India Friendship
DAMASCUS, (ST)- The Indian Embassy in Damascus on Friday held a reception ceremony at the Sheraton Hotel marking the anniversary of launching the Indian Economic and Technical Cooperation Program (IETC).
The Indian Ambassador to Syria Man Mohan Bhanot said in a speech that "celebrating the anniversary of launching IETC program here in addition to the participation of Syrian trainees in this program to know about their experiences and suggestions on ways to develop the IETC stresses the continuity of the Indian-Syrian friendship and the strong deep relations between the two countries.
The ambassador hailed Syria's participation in IETC program through 90 Syrian trainees sent annually to India to receive training in several fields at Indian institutes.
He pointed out that more than 1100 Syrian trainees have benefitted from the program till 2016-2017.