FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 | Indian Vice President Dhankhar meets FIFA, world leaders

Indian Vice President Jagdeep Dhankhar (centre) in dialog with UN Secretary-Normal Mr. Antonio Guterres (proper) and FIFA President Mr. Gianni Infantino (left) on the sidelines of the opening ceremony of the FIFA World Cup 2022 in Qatar on 20 November. 2022. | Photograph Credit score: Twitter/@VPSecretariat

Vice President Jagdeep Dhankhar on Sunday met world leaders on the sidelines of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022.

The Vice President of India tweeted, “The Hon’ble Vice President, Shri Jagdeep Dhankhar held a gathering with world leaders on the sidelines of the FIFA World Cup 2022 at Al Bayt Stadium, Qatar at the moment.”

He met Ismail Omar Guelleh, President of Djibouti; the President of Liberia, George Weah; Macky Sall, President of Senegal; The Vice President of Ecuador, Alfredo Borrero and the Prime Minister of Lebanon, Najib Mikati.

Vice President Dhankhar additionally met UN chief Antonio Guterres, FIFA President Gianni Infantino and IOC President Thomas Bach.

“In a dialog with UN Secretary-Normal, Mr. António Guterres, FIFA President, Mr. Gianni Infantino, and IOC President, Mr. Thomas Bach, on the opening of the FIFA World Cup 2022 in Qatar at the moment,” tweeted the vice-president. India.

Earlier, Dhankhar attended the opening of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 together with the Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani and different dignitaries.

Ministry of Exterior Affairs Spokesperson Arindam Bagchi tweeted, “#FIFAWorldCup Opening Ceremony! Vice President Jagdeep Dhankhar @VPSecretariat @FIFAWorldCup Qatar 2022 together with the Amir of Qatar His Highness Sheikh @TamimbinHamad and different dignitaries.”

Vice President Dhankhar is on a two-day go to to Qatar on the invitation of Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, Emir of the State of Qatar. The Vice President was obtained on the Hamad Worldwide Airport in Doha by the Ambassador of India to the State of Qatar, Deepak Mittal, and different senior officers of the Ministry of Exterior Affairs from the Qatari aspect.

On the second day of his go to, he’ll work together with distinguished members of the Indian group and go to the Qatar Nationwide Museum. He can even work together with members of Indian group organizations working for abroad Indian staff and members of ‘Rajasthan Parivar Qatar’.

After addressing the Indian group, he’ll depart for the resort and from there attain the airport. He’ll attain Delhi airport on Monday late night.

Notably, the event is the final with 32 taking part groups, as the sector will enhance to 48 groups when Canada, Mexico and the US host the 2026 event.

In the meantime, Ener Valencia scored a brace to assist Ecuador beat Qatar within the opening sport of the 2022 FIFA World Cup on the Al Bayt Stadium in Al Khor, Qatar on Sunday. With the win, Ecuador turned the primary workforce within the event’s 92-year historical past to defeat the host nation within the opening match of the World Cup.

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