PRESIDENT OF INDIA’S MESSAGE ON THE EVE OF NATIONAL DAY OF TURKEY
Rashtrapati Bhavan : 28.10.2016
The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee has extended his greetings and felicitations to the Government and the
people of the Republic of Turkey on the eve of their National Day (October 29, 2016).
In a message to His Excellency Mr. Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the President of the Republic of Turkey, the President has said, "On behalf of the Government and the people of India and on my own behalf, I have pleasure
in extending greetings and warm felicitations to Your Excellency and to the people of the Republic of Turkey on the occasion of your National Day.
Our two countries have rich historical links. Shared belief in democracy, secularism and market economy have built the foundation of our close bilateral ties. I firmly believe that our relations will get stronger in the coming years, bringing further benefits
to the citizens of our two countries.
I would also like to take this opportunity to convey my best wishes for Your Excellency’s continued good health and well-being and for the continued progress and prosperity of the friendly people of the Republic of Turkey”.
This Press Release issued at 1230 hrs.