November 7, 2017 10:22 IST

King Philippe and Queen Mathilde of Belgium visited Taj Mahal in New Delhi

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Belgium's King Phillipe and Queen Mathilda on Monday visited the Taj Mahal in New Delhi.
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They spent around two hours evincing keen interest in the architectural details of the Mughal white marble marvel, that looks sparkling white after the recent mud pack beauty treatment.
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Entry to tourists was suspended for over two hours. While many stood in the long queues, some left without seeing the 17th century monument of love.
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The Belgian monarch, accompanied by a large business and academic delegation, arrived in New Delhi on Sunday evening on a week-long state visit to India.
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He is scheduled to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi for talks in New Delhi on Tuesday.