New Delhi: Contrary to the past, even as China and Turkey continue to implement their anti-India policies, and on the first anniversary of the revocation of their former status and the repeal of Article 370, Malaysia has not made any comment on Kashmir. Chamu and Kashmir.
Under the leadership of former Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir bin Mohamad (Mahathir bin Mohamad), Koala Kuala Lumpur took an anti-Indian stance and addressed Kashmir. Malaysia under Mahathir is one of three countries-the other two countries are Turkey and China to raise Kashmir at the 2019 UN General Assembly meeting.
Under the leadership of the new Malaysian government under Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin, the two sides have been interacting with each other. After the new government took power in Kuala Lumpur, Indian Minister of Foreign Affairs Jaisalkar immediately talked with Hishammuddin Hussein, the new Minister of Foreign Affairs of Malaysia.
The Indian High Commissioner to Malaysia, Mridul Kumar (Mridul Kumar) has also met with Malaysian Foreign Minister Hishammuddin many times. In fact, the High Commissioner of India was the first special envoy received by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Malaysia on March 18 (the day he assumed power).
The two sides are also strengthening business ties. Compared with 2018-19, the trade deficit in fiscal year 2019-20 has been reduced from US$4.3 billion to US$3.4 billion. India’s imports of rice, sugar and high-speed diesel have increased. According to the Vande Bharat Mission, India’s large-scale repatriation plan, 42 flights have taken off from Malaysia since mid-March, bringing back 7,000 Indians.
Under the current coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic, New Delhi and Kuala Lumpur have also cooperated with India to allow the export of HCQ and paracetamol to Malaysia.