The Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia, Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, who is also the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defence of Saudi Arabia, visited India on February 19-20, 2019.
This first ever visit by his Royal Highness followed the official visit of Prime Minister NarendraModi to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in April 2016 at the invitation of King Salman bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud; the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques (Head of State & Government).
Indian Navy’s largest-ever coastal defence exercise – ‘Sea Vigil’– which was conducted by the Navy and Coast Guard, in close coordination with State Governments and Union Territories concluded on January 23, 2019.
India and Maldives released a Joint Statement on November 17, 2018 after extensive talks between Indian Prime Minister NarendraModi and His Excellency Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, President of the Republic of Maldives in Male.
Prime Minister NarendraModi on October 21, 2018 dedicated the National Police Memorial to the nation on the occasion of the Police Commemoration Day 2018.
The Supreme Court on October 29, 2018 prohibited the plying of 15-year-old petrol and 10-year-old diesel vehicles in the Delhi-NCR (national capital region) in a move to deal with the prevailing “very critical” and “horrible” pollution situation in Delhi-NCR.