Visit of the France-India Friendship group from the French National Assembly (4 th to 10th December 2011)
A delegation of the France-India friendship group from the French National Assembly, led by its President Mr. Nicolas Forissier, paid a 6 days visit to India from 4th to 10th December 2011. Mr. Forissier was accompanied by Mr. Jean Launay, Vice Président, Mr. Christian Blanc and Mr. Jean-François Mancel, Members of the group. The delegation visited Delhi, Bangalore, Chennai and Pondicherry.
In Bangalore the French delegation had a meeting with Mr. Kris Gopalakrishnan, Co-Chairman of Infosys. The parliamentarians also had the occasion to visit the Infosys campus at Electronic City.
A working lunch was organised by the Consulate General of France thus enabling the members of the group to discuss with politicians, civil servants as well French and Indian business professionals. Their programme in Bangalore concluded with a visit of the National Centre of Biological Sciences (NCBS).