COPENHAGEN, DENMARK (17TH JUNE 2011): A Parliamentary Delegation led by Smt. Meira Kumar,
Hon’ble Speaker of Lok Sabha, arrived in Copenhagen, Denmark, on 16 June 2011.
The Delegation was received by Mr. Thor Pedersen, President of Danish Parliament,
Mr. Carsten U. Larsen, Secretary General, and Ambassador of India Mr. Ashok Kumar Attri.
In the evening, the Indian Ambassador hosted a reception in honour of the visiting
Delegation at India House, which was attended by Danish dignitaries and members
of the Indian community.
On 17 June 2011, the Delegation, led by the Hon’ble Speaker in the Meetings with the
Presidium of the Danish Parliament emphasised the common commitment of India and Denmark
to democracy, human rights and a peaceful world order, based on synergies in economic,
commercial and technological cooperation. Hon’ble Speaker, Members of Parliament and
Secretary General, Lok Sabha, called on Her Majesty, the Queen Margrethe II of Denmark.