May 18, 2024 - 12:29 AMT
India wants Armenia’s proposals on use of Chabahar port

India is expecting proposals from Armenia regarding the use of Chabahar port in Iran and will definitely consider them once clear proposals are received from Armenia, Indian ambassador to Armenia Nilakshi Saha Sinha said in an interview with Armenpress.

Chabahar port is being jointly developed by India and Iran.

According to her, Armenian Minister of Territorial Administration and Infrastructure Gnel Sanosyan visited Chabahar port in December 2023 regarding the issue of using the port.

The Indian ambassador drew attention to the fact that the "We are waiting for the details from the Armenian side, and we will definitely take it into account when we receive clear proposals from the Armenian side," the ambassador emphasized, noting that in discussions between the two countries, Armenian representatives showed interest in using the Chabahar port.

Referring to the possible role of Yerevan in the development of the communication route from India to Chabahar port and then to the Black Sea, the Indian diplomat noted that Armenia, being a landlocked country, definitely needs more communication projects.

"If it comes true, I think it will help Armenia overcome the fact that it is a landlocked country," concluded the ambassador.