Vedanta Resources has welcomed President Edgar Lungu, and his delegation, to India for a State Visit.
In a statement ahead of President Lungu, Vedanta says its relationship with Zambia is a long-standing one, reinforcing the mutually supportive relationship between India and Zambia.
Vedanta’s Chairman Anil Agarwal’s message to President Lungu as he and the Government of Zambia delegation arrive in India is that “Vedanta welcomes you to India, and thanks you for your leadership and direction as our teams work together to resolve the KCM matter.”
“I want to express my deep and humble appreciation to you, Your Excellency, for the manner in which you were willing to engage with us in Lusaka last week,” Mr Agarwal said.
He added ,”Your leadership and stature meant that we should be on track to resolve KCM’s future in a way that will benefit Zambia and the Zambian people.”
He said Vedanta looks forward to engaging with President Lungu and his team in India this week, and to building on the discussions held last week in Lusaka.