Mr. Ma Zhanwu, Consul General of the People’s Republic of China in Kolkata, met with Delegation from Yunnan Academy of Social Sciences led by Dr. Ren Jia on 21 March 2017. Consul Li Suyun and Consular Attaché Chen Ankai were present.
Consul General Ma welcomed the visit of the delegation and briefed the scholars on the economic and social developments of West Bengal. He suggested that Yunnan could further strengthen relations with West Bengal, especially through practical cooperation. The delegation talked about their study and observations in India, including discovery of the history of Dai people in Assam, and said that they will continue the study on regional cooperation, which is also conducive to better China-India relations.