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Ashi Dorji Wangmo Wangchuk : On a visit to India.

Ashi Dorji Wangmo Wangchuk : On a visit to India.   | Photo Credit: Photo : V. Sudershan

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Ashi Dorji Wangmo Wangchuk, the eldest Queen of Bhutan, met with rural women artisans of Gujarat during her recent visit to New Delhi. Acknowledging their work as a great inspiration for their contemporaries in Bhutan, she said that she was very touched and inspired by these women artisans. “I am very happy to be here and meet women of confidence, passion, progress and IT women who are working hard to make their family and children's future better.” Calling India as her second home where she had spent nine years of her childhood, the queen said she loved Indians.



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