The President said India is "greatly looking forward to
welcoming the King and the Queen of Bhutan to India later this
month on a state visit".
In his letter, the Prime Minister said the "government
and people of India wish you every happiness and greater peace
and prosperity as Bhutan enters a new era in its history".
King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck married his
childhood sweetheart and commoner Jetsun Pema in a traditional
Buddhist ceremony in Punakha, Bhutan, today.
New Delhi: President Pratibha Patil and
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Thursday felicitated Bhutan King
Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuk and Queen Jetsun Pema on their
First Published: Thursday, October 13, 2011, 22:36