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German Chancellor Merkel to visit India in 2007

Merkel said she was keen to travel to India to witness for herself the economic progress being made by the country.

india Updated: Apr 24, 2006 16:46 IST

German Chancellor Angela Merkel today said she will visit India next year.

Addressing the inaugural function of Indo-German Business Summit, she said she had accepted the invitation extended by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh during their talksin Hanover on Sundday.

Merkel said she was keen to travel to India to witness for herself the economic progress being made by the country.

She appreciated India's strides in economic development and said that there was scope for cooperation in various areas.

First Published: Apr 24, 2006 16:46 IST