H.E Minister of Economy met Mr. Manpreet Vohra Indian Ambassador to Kabul.
Minister of Economy Abdul Sattar Murad warmly received Mr. Manpreet Vohra Indian Ambassador to Kabul in his office. Meanwhile, Deputy Minister of Finance Mr. Mustafa Mastoor, Deputy of National Security Council Mr. Suleman Kakar and Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock representative were also present in this meeting. Minister of Economy appreciated Indian Ambassador for the tremendous Indian technical and financial support to the people and government of Afghanistan.
Subsequently, H.E Minister of Economy raised the subject of the shipment of 170,000 tons of wheat donation to Afghanistan as part of the Indian Aids. In the meeting Decision was taken that the Deputy Ministers of Economy, Finance, Commerce, Agriculture and livestock should evaluate the costs of the shipment through different routes and submits the report to the next meeting. Eventually they should come up with a clear recommendation for approval to the Economic High Council under the leadership of H.E President Ashraf Ghani.