The Indian President Shri Pranab Mukherjee is visiting Sweden on the 31st of May to 2nd of June on invitation by H.E King Carl Gustaf. In the presidential delegation, political decision-makers and business leaders come together to meet with their Swedish counterparts.
The purpose with the State Visit is to strengthen Sweden’s long-term political, economic and cultural ties with India. The main theme is innovation and sustainable development, focusing on urban development as well as science and research in life science. More information on the programme and participants will be shared closer to the visit.
This is the first State Visit by an Indian State leader in Sweden. The Swedish royal couple visited India in 1993, marking the first ever Swedish State Visit in India.