Guyana’s new High Commissioner H.E. Dr. David G. Pollard, presents his credentials to H.E. Pranab Mukherjee, President of the Republic of India at the Rashtrapati Bhavan.
On September 21st, 2016, Dr. David Goldwin Pollard, Guyana’s new High Commissioner to India, presented his credentials to President Pranab Mukherjee. Dr. Pollard is Guyana’s sixth High Commissioner to India since the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries on May 26th, 1966.
President Mukherjee centred his remarks on the advancement of Guyanese/Indian bilateral relations over the last 50 years. He highlighted the similarities between the two countries that were once colonies of Great Britain that have now become Republics collaborating to increase the development of both their nations and peoples. The President expressed his Government’s intention to foster relations between Guyana and India and in so doing, hopes that Guyana’s new High Commissioner will continue to enhance relations, especially in the areas of trade and investment.
High Commissioner Pollard, in his response, voiced his Government’s intention to focus on economic & commercial diplomacy and to continue to build on the solid and friendly ties that exist between Guyana and India.
The President extended best wishes to H.E. Dr. David Pollard for a successful tenure.
High Commission of Guyana, New Delhi, India, September 21, 2016