Indian president worried about Chávez's health
The Indian leader expects that his Venezuelan counterpart Hugo Chávez will have enough "strength and courage to overcome his current troubles"
The Indian leader specified that he welcomed as a "positive event" the favorable clinical reports concerning Chávez's "stabilization" after undergoing surgery in Cuba for the fourth time due to his cancer. Mukherjee added that he was praying for Chávez's quick recovery.
In his message, Mukherjee hopes that the Venezuelan leader will have enough "strength and courage to overcome his troubles" and delivered to Venezuela a token of support from the "people of India," Efe quoted.
India-Venezuela relations mostly rely on the energy business.
A group of some 60 Venezuelan economists from across the country and from different generations and backgrounds, has met regularly in the past couple of years and now has brought forth a document explaining the reasons of the current emergency and outlining specific proposals on how to address the serious economic crisis the country has plunged into over the last three years.