Delhi CM attending Denmark event does not commensurate with level of participation from other countries: MEA

New Delhi, Oct 10 (PTI)

The Ministry of External Affairs on Wednesday said Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal was advised not to attend the C40 World Mayors’ Summit in Denmark as his visit there as a speaker at a panel discussion does not commensurate with the level of participation from other countries.

Kejriwal was to leave on Tuesday for the C-40 Climate Summit in Copenhagen, Denmark, but could not do so.
The Ministry of External Affairs examined the request and “clearance from political angle” has been declined, Delhi government sources said.Since 2012. 11 October has been marked as the International Day of the Girl.

The day aims to highlight and address the needs and challenges girls face, while promoting girl’s empowerment and the fulfillment of their human rights.

This year, International Day of the Girl(11th October) will focus on the theme, Empower girls: Before, during and after conflict.
– Compiled by Meera S.Menon

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