Srinagar: A Mongolian delegation today
met Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah here and
discussed cooperation in the areas of tourism, education and
The two-member delegation led by the country`s
Ambassador to India Voroshilov Enkold told the chief minister
that they were looking to enhancing tourism relations.
"We are looking forward to enhance tourism relations
with Jammu and Kashmir," Enkold told Abdullah during a
40-minute interaction, an official spokesman said.
"The state offers potential in the fields of tourism,
education and culture and the government is keen to upgrade
tourist facilities..." the chief minister told the delegation.
The delegation including Governor of UVS province of
Mongolia Tsachikher Erdenesuren is here to study the areas of
cooperation between both sides, the spokesman said.
The delegation is also visiting Drass and Leh in
Ladakh region. They will witness a polo exhibition match at
Drass. A Mongolian Polo team is participating in the polo
tournament to be held in Leh in July this year, the spokesman