Vice President Jagdeep Dhankhar on Sunday embarked on a two-day visit to Qatar during which he will represent India at the opening ceremony of the FIFA World Cup. Dhankhar is visiting Doha at the invitation of Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, Emir of the State of Qatar.
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Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Arindam Bagchi said on Twitter, “Vice President Jagdeep Dhankhar left for Doha on an official visit to Qatar to represent India at the opening ceremony of the FIFA World Cup 2022. Apart from attending the opening ceremony of the Football World Cup, the Vice President will also meet members of the Indian community during his visit.