President Ram Nath Kovind hands over 8 cricket kits to aspiring cricketers at SVG
President Ram Nath Kovind presented eight cricket outfits to young cricketers in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines (SVG) on Saturday.
Kovind, who on a four-day visit to Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, landed on Thursday at Argyle International Airport in Kingstown, where he greeted by Prime Minister Ralph Everard Gonsalves and accorded the Guard of Honour and a 21-gun salute.
It is the first time an Indian President has visited Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. He joined by Savita Kovind, the first lady, Union Minister Pankaj Chowdhary, Lok Sabha MP Rama Devi, and Satish Kumar Gautam.
India and Jamaica have long had friendly relations based on democratic values, shared historical experiences. A Parliamentary political system, Commonwealth membership, English language proficiency, and a shared love of cricket.