Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu who is in Baku, the Capital of Azerbaizan on a three day visit, addressed the members of the Indian diaspora on Thursday.
Vice President said that Indian diaspora is a very important component of India’s aspiration to be an inclusive, equitable and prosperous nation.
He said that India and Azarbaijan have deepened their economic ties recently. But the level of engagement is not enough. There is much more scope of deepening bilateral relations.
Referring to the transformative changes, that are taking place in India as a result of concerted efforts by the government and the strong will of the people of India, the Vice President said that Indian ‘Diaspora’ formed the 4th ‘D’ in the quartet of ‘D’s that was propelling India forward, the first three being Democracy, Demand and Demographic Dividend.
He will be attending the 18th NAM summit during his tour.