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Government of India
President's Secretariat
15-February-2016 13:31 IST
President of India’s message on the eve of National Day of Lithuania

The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee has extended his greetings and felicitations to the Government and people of the Republic of Lithuania on the eve of their National Day (February 16, 2016).

In a message to Her Excellency Ms. Dalia Grybauskaite, the President of the Republic of Lithuania, the President has said, “On behalf of the Government, the people of India and on my own behalf, I have great pleasure in conveying to Your Excellency and to the friendly people of Lithuania warm greetings and felicitations on the occasion of your National Day.

Relations between India and Lithuania have traditionally been close. The unveiling of the statue of Mahatma Gandhi in Lithuania recently is a reflection of our commitment to common and enduring values. I am confident that our bilateral relations will continue to gain substance and strength in the years to come for the mutual benefit of the peoples of our two countries.

Please accept, Excellency, my best wishes for your well-being and continued success, as well as for the progress and prosperity of your country and people”.