Pragativahini News, Bangalore :
Australian Consul General in India Barry O’Farrell called on Chief Minister Siddaramaiah and held talks here today.
It was decided to strengthen the relationship between Karnataka and Australia in information technology, education and other fields.
Karnataka is the leading state in the country. It has also made progress in the field of technology and education. The Chief Minister said that the state is keen to partner with Australia in various fields.
The Chief Minister expressed happiness over the opening of the Australian Consulate in Bangalore in a few days.
Australian Consul General in South India Sara Kirlev, Deputy Consul General Hyung-Min Kim, designated Deputy Consul General of the Australian Consulate General to be established in Bangalore, State IT BT Department Additional Chief Secretary Dr.E.V. Ramana Reddy and other officers were present.