Puducherry, Sep 18 : Consul General of Canada in Bengaluru Nicole Girard, paid a courtesy call on Puducherry Lt.Governor Dr Kiran Bedi, at Raj Nivas on Wednesday.
According to a Raj Nivas release, the Consul General used the opportunity to explore and strengthen Indo-Canada relationship. The Lt Governor suggested identification and upgradation of skill sets required for opportunities in both countries to empower youths, especially women.
Jawahar Bal Bhawans of Puducherry nurture the young children in performing and fine arts. Cultural exchange programme with similar institutions in Canada will give opportunity to foster relationships between the two countries. Tourism related business opportunities like water sports, can be tapped here the Lt Governor informed the Consul General.
Trade Commissioner Subha Sundarajan and Mr. G. Theva Neethi Dhas, IAS (Retd), OSD to Lt. Governor, Puducherry were also present.(UNI)