Many countries around the world have joined hands to help India struggling with the Corona crisis. But in the midst of all this, there is a country which, with its generosity, has shown the mirror to many superpowered countries. India has also helped many times by giving economic and goods to this country. Recently, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar inaugurated the Metro service built with India’s help in this country.
200 oxygen concentrators gifted to India
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Mauritius is strategically important
Mauritius is located in a strategically important region of the Indian Ocean. Through this area, there is trade of trillions of dollars every year. Being close to the African continent, a large area of the Indian Ocean can be monitored from this country. Near this country is the island of Réunion, which is occupied by France. France maintains a large military base on the island. To the north-east of Mauritius is Diego Garcia, where American and British military bases are located.
Mauritius and close relationship in India
The strength of relations between India and Mauritius can be understood from the fact that this country celebrates its national day on March 12, the anniversary of Gandhi’s Salt Satyagraha. Mauritius believes that it was due to this that he got independence from the British in 1968. Mauritius has always been with India in many important campaigns such as Free Trade Agreement with India, Blue Ocean Economy, Maritime Security, Anti-Piracy Operation.
India built metro and hospital in Mauritius
India started the New Mauritius Supreme Court Building Project in the year 2016 through a special economic package of US $ 353 million given to Mauritius. This building was inaugurated in the year 2020. Apart from this, Metro Express Service was launched in Port Louis, capital of Mauritius with the help of India. In addition, a 100-bed state-of-the-art ENT hospital has also been constructed in collaboration with India.