India President, Shri Pranab Mukherjee hosts His Majesty King Mswati III
The Rajpath Bhavan is the official home of the president of india located on the western end of the Rajpath in New Delhi,India. It is described to be one of the largest residences of a head of state in the world, boasting 350 rooms on a 130 hectare estate. The president extended his country’s appreciaition to the King for honouring the invitation and indicated that India is committed to supporting Swaziland and achieve development objectives.
The President also urged the country to work closely with Exim Bank, which has already made a mark in the ICT and agriculture sectors in Swaziland. India has pledged a US$10 billion line of credit to African countries over the next 5 years plus 50 000 scholarships for human resource development in Africa. The engagement between the two leaders took place on the sidelines of the 12th CII-Exim Bank Conclave on India-Africa Project partnership held at the Taj Palace Hotel.