A direct flight between India and Vietnam is all set to be announced during the upcoming official visit of Vice-President of Vietnam Ms. Dang Thai Ngoc Thinh.
The Vietnamese Vice-President will be on an official visit to India from February 11 to 13, Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson said here on Thursday.
She will hold bilateral delegation level talks with her Indian counterpart M. Venkaiah Naidu. There would also be a call-on the President Ram Nath Kovind.
During the visit Vice-President of Vietnam, the direct flight between India and Vietnam would be announced on February 12. The visiting Vice-President is also scheduled to visit Bodh Gaya on February 13.
India-Vietnam relations are built on the firm foundation of close cultural, historical, civilizational links and are marked by mutual trust and understanding as well as strong cooperation in regional and international fora. The visit of Vietnamese Vice-President would strengthen the Comprehensive Strategic Partnership established in 2016 between the two countries.