External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar will embark on a two-day visit to Bhutan from Friday, his first overseas trip after assuming charge of the ministry.
MEA Spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said during the visit, Jaishankar would call on Bhutanese Prime Minister Lotay Tshering and meet his counterpart Tandi Dorji.
"His visit is in keeping with the tradition that India attaches with bilateral relationship with Bhutan, a close friend and a neighbour," the MEA said in a statement.
Raveesh Kumar, MEA: External Affairs Minister Dr S. Jaishankar will be visiting Bhutan from 7-8 June 2019. This will be EAM's first visit abroad as EAM & it reflects the importance that India attaches to its bilateral relationship with Bhutan. pic.twitter.com/TWCYavbmfD— ANI (@ANI) June 6, 2019