Mirwais Balkhi, Deputy Chief of Mission (DCM) and Mr. Mohammad Nabi Rasooli, Head of Protocol section of the Afghan Embassy in New Delhi participated in 25th anniversary of the Garden City University (GCU) in Bangalore, Karnataka on July 28, 2017.

Mirwais Balkhi, Deputy Chief of Mission met with Mr. Vino Gopal, Head of India Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) in Bangalore City, Karnataka on 28th July 2017.

The aim of this meeting was to exchange views about existing opportunities and discuss challenges ahead of Afghan students in Karnataka.

The Board of Directors of the India-Afghanistan Foundation (IAF)’s bi-annual meeting was held in Afghan Embassy’s premises in New Delhi on July 24, 2017.

The 10th Meeting of the IAF Board participated by Ambassador Abdali and his Indian counterpart in Afghanistan, Ambassador Manpreet Vohra, both of whom serve as the co-chairs of the board.

Mr. Shafiq Stanikzai, the Chief Executive Officer of Afghan Cricket Board called on Ambassador Abdali on 21st July 2017 at the latter’s office.

The aim behind this meeting was to seek the Afghan Embassy’s support to help further strengthen India-Afghanistan's cricket ties and to discuss the existing opportunities for the Afghan Cricket team after obtaining its full membership in International Cricket Board (ICC) this year.

Mr. Kanwarjit Bajaj, Director and Mr. Gharnjit Singh, the Joint Secretary of the Indo-Afghan Chamber of Commerce called on Ambassador Abdali on 18th July 2017 at the latter’s office.

During the meeting, the Indo-Afghan Chamber of Commerce briefed the Ambassador about the company’s background, activities and the future plans.