RIYADH – H.E. Dr. Ausaf Sayeed, the Ambassador of India to Saudi Arabia expressed his
immense delight at the overwhelming victory of Prime Minister of India Shri Narendra Modi.
He articulated that the second term of Prime Minister Modi would ensure the continuance of the
economic policies and bring about a new dynamism in India. He was speaking at an elite Iftar
gathering organized by the World Business Group (WBG) and the leading Saudi Company
NAWAZINDA Groups on May 23, 2019 at the Marriott Hotel (Diplomatic Quarters) in Riyadh.
The high-profile event was attended by more than 45 Ambassadors and representatives of
various countries including USA, Germany, Korea, Sweden, Switzerland, Spain, South Africa,
Ireland, Mauritius, Turkey among others, besides top-notch Saudi businessmen and renowned
personalities of the Kingdom.
Ambassador Dr. Ausaf Sayeed recalled the historic visits of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to
Saudi Arabia and HRH Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman to India and said that the two
countries share strong bonds of friendship since centuries which have now converted into a
Announcing the final results of the Parliamentary elections, Ambassador Sayeed pointed out
that the stock markets are already showing buoyancy and the general atmosphere is upbeat. Dr.
Sayeed’s announcement was applauded by the prestigious congregation who also extended
their best wishes to the Indian Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi.
NAWAZINDA Groups CEO, Engr. Mohammad Shakil welcomed the audience and thanked
them for gracing the occasion. Dr. Said Al Rabia, Chairman NAWAZINDA Groups & WBG
presented a flower bouquet to H.E. Dr. Ausaf Sayeed. Engr. Saeeduddin, VP of Groups briefed
about H.E. Dr. Ausaf Sayeed and his achievements. A memento was presented to H.E. Dr.
Suhel Ajaz Khan, Indian Ambassador-designate to the Republic of Lebanon who recently
completed his term as the Deputy Chief of Mission in the Indian Embassy in Saudi Arabia. The
Master of Ceremonies was Dr. Mohammed Ashraf Ali, Director, WBG.
The vote of thanks was proposed by Dr. Said Al Rabia, Chairman of Groups who thanked the
Excellencies of various countries, the elite gathering, Marriott Hotel Management and the
Press. The NAWAZINDA Groups officials left no stone unturned to ensure flawless execution
of the event. Exclusive Media was also invited to cover this unprecedented biggest high-level