Prior to a three- day private visit of King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuk, Bhutan’s Ambassador to India, Maj Gen Vetsop Namgyel paid a visit to Assam’s Chief Minister Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma.
The Royal Bhutan Ambassador to Bharat H.E Major General Vetsop Namgyel called upon HCM Dr @himantabiswa today in Guwahati.
HCM conveyed the excitement in Assam to welcome His Majesty Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck, the King of Bhutan. His Majesty will be visiting the State… pic.twitter.com/iil1ZC2Ymw
— Chief Minister Assam (@CMOfficeAssam) November 1, 2023
CM Sarma conveyed to the ambassador that he along with the officials and the people of the state were excited to welcome His Majesty, the King, along with Her Majesty, the Queen and they will visit the state between 3rd and 5th November 2023. The Chief Minister’s Office posted this on the social media platform X.
The 43- year- old monarch of the neighbouring kingdom will be accompanied by Queen Jetsun Pema and their two sons on a private visit to the state. They will explore the state and will have dinner hosted by the Governor Gulab Chand Kataria.
The Chief Minister will host a dinner in their honour later in the evening. The King and his family will return to Bhutan on November 5.