Afghanistan's soil should never be used for anti-lndia activity: MEA

12 Sept 2020

Afghanistan's soil should never be used for anti-lndia activity: MEA

He stressed that India has been a serious development partner of Afghanistan and said India has supplied more than a million tonnes of foodgrains to the war-torn country in recent years. Jaishankar stated that India has also facilitated the travel of Afghan citizens to India for medical treatment. He added, "These are the samples of our deep commitment to the welfare, prosperity and stability of the Afghan nation."

He said, "The friendship of our people is a testimony to our history with Afghanistan", adding that there is no part of Afghanistan which is untouched by India's 400-plus development projects. The External Affairs Minister said India's friendship with Afghanistan is "strong and unshaken".