Belgian King Philippe arrives on state visit to India
November 6, 2017 14:49 IST
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Belgium's King Phillipe and Queen Mathilda, accompanied by a large business and academic delegation, arrived here on Sunday evening on a week-long state visit to India. President Ram Nath Kovind will meet the royal couple on Tuesday after bilateral talks between King Phillipe and Prime Minister Narendra Modi. King Philippe and Queen Mathilde are being accompanied by six ministers and a high-powered business delegation comprising CEOs of nearly 90 Belgian companies and over a dozen chiefs of academic institutions.