Gandhinagar, Friday: Israel’s Ambassador to India Mr. Naor Gilon paid courtesy visit to Gujarat Chief Minister Mr. Bhupendra Patel herein Gandhinagar today.
Mr. Gilon had an extensive discussion with the Chief Minister, particularly on the cooperation of Israel in Gujarat and the impetus for youth innovation and innovative research through iCreate, initiated by our Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi. Mr. Patel also briefed Mr. Gilon about his recent visit to iCreate and the activities undertaken there.
Mr. Gilon also expressed readiness to further expand the Israeli partnership with Gujarat, including the centre of Excellence in Agriculture.
The Israeli Ambassador also discussed with CM about the success in making the salty water of sea drinkable in Gujarat using Israeli desalination plant technology.
CM also invited Mr. Gilon to visit the world’s tallest statue, Statue of Unity, being shaped under the vision of Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi.
Additional Chief Secretary to CM Mr. Pankaj Joshi and Industries Commissioner Mr. Rahul Gupta remained present.
Source: Information Department, Gujarat