Order of Friendship Awarding Ceremony
On September 6, the Embassy hosted a solemn ceremony of presenting the Order of Friendship to the first President of the New Development Bank Mr Kundapur Vaman Kamath.
In his address Russian Ambassador to India H.E. Mr Nikolai R.Kudashev noted that this award represents deep appreciation of Mr Kamath’s outstanding professionalism as one of the leading economists and recognition of his great contribution to the New Development Bank activities.
The ceremony was attended by President of the New Development Bank Mr Marcos Troyjo, the ambassadors of the BRICS countries, including in a virtual format, a number of the CIS diplomatic missions, representatives of the Indian External Affairs and Finance Ministries, diplomats, journalists and experts.