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The first ever India-Belarus Consular Dialogue was held on 28 June 2024 in Minsk. The Indian delegation was led by Dr. Aman Puri, JS (CPV), while the Belarusian delegation was led by Mr. Andrei Kozhan, Head of General Directorate for Consular Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Belarus.

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1st India-Belarus Consular Dialogue (28 June 2024)

   The first ever India-Belarus Consular Dialogue was held on 28 June 2024 in Minsk. The Indian delegation was led by Dr. Aman Puri, JS (CPV), while the Belarusian delegation was led by Mr. Andrei Kozhan, Head of General Directorate for Consular Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Belarus.

2. The Dialogue centred around a wide gamut of Consular issues ranging from welfare of Indian students in Belarus to enhancing tourism between the two countries. The Consular Dialogue was also an opportunity to propose new initiatives which will be operationalised in due course of time to further strengthen people to people contacts.

3. The visiting Indian delegation also met with senior officials of the Belarusian Ministry of Sports and Tourism as well as representatives of the Indian student Community in Belarus.

4. The two sides agreed to follow up on the decisions of the Dialogue and review them at the next edition of the India-Belarus Consular Dialogue which will be held in New Delhi at a mutual convenient date.

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