The Speaker of the Icelandic Parliament visited India in November,2012
The Speaker of the Icelandic Parliament,H.E Ms.Asta R.Johannesdottir along with a Parliamentary delegation visited India from 20-27 November,2012. In Delhi,she was received by the President of India, Speaker of Lok Sabha, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Minister of Finance, Minister of Shipping, Minister of Culture, Minister of New & Renewable Energy and other dignitaries. In Chennai and Mumbai,the Speaker was received by the Governor,Speaker of the Legislative Assemblies, Honorary Consul Generals of Iceland and other dignitaries.Furthermore in Chennai,she inaugurated the new Consulate General of Iceland. In Mumbai,the Speaker chaired a "Commemorative Event" against the terrorist attack in 2008.