Special Envoy of the Government of India, H.E. Mrs. Preneet Kaur, Minister of State for External Affairs, will be representing India at the funeral of the late Ethiopian Prime Minister H.E. Ato Meles Zenawi.
India and Ethiopia have a historical relationship. Diplomatic relations between the two countries were established in 1948 immediately after India’s independence. The traditionally close and friendly relations between Ethiopia and India gained enormously under the leadership and guidance of Prime Minister Meles.