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Ambassador Dr. Martin Ney visits Kerala

(L to R) Dr. Gabriele Ney, Dr. Martin Ney, Governor P Sathasivam, Deputy Consul General from Bangalore Karl Ehlerding and Honorary Consul of Germany in Thiruvanthapuram, Dr. Syed Ibrahim

(L to R) Dr. Gabriele Ney, Dr. Martin Ney, Governor P Sathasivam, Deputy Consul General from Bangalore Karl Ehlerding and Honorary Consul of Germany in Thiruvanthapuram, Dr. Syed Ibrahim, © German Embassy Neu Delhi

10.12.2018 - Press release

Ambassador Dr. Martin Ney visited Kerala and met the Governor of Kerala Palanisamy Sathasivam.

Ambassador Dr. Martin Ney and Dr. Gabriele Ney with the Governor of Kerala Palanisamy Sathasivam
Ambassador Dr. Martin Ney and Dr. Gabriele Ney with the Governor of Kerala Palanisamy Sathasivam© German Embassy New Delhi

Ambassador Dr. Ney spoke to the Governor of Kerala, Palanisamy Sathasivam, on Thursday, 6th December. The German ambassador was accompanied by his wife Dr. Gabriele Ney, Deputy Consul General from Bangalore Karl Ehlerding and Honorary Consul of Germany in Thiruvanthapuram, Dr. Syed Ibrahim.

Ambassador Dr. Martin Ney, Dr. Gabriele Ney, Deputy Consul General from Bangalore Karl Ehlerding and the Governor
Ambassador Dr. Martin Ney, Dr. Gabriele Ney, Deputy Consul General from Bangalore Karl Ehlerding and the Governor© German Embassy New Delhi

Dr. Ney underlined Germany's willingness to help rebuild Kerala with a total of more than 90 million Euros (around 720 cr INR), which will help Germany to participate in the “Rebuild resilient Kerala Initiative.” In particular, the construction of more climate-resilient infrastructures such as bridges and roads should be supported. 

Ambassador Dr. Ney and Governor Sathasivam also talked about ways to increase the number of German tourists in Kerala.

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