New Delhi: The International Chamber of Media and Entertainment Industry in association with Embassy of Paraguay launched this morning a new association under the name and banner of Indo Paraguay Film and Cultural Forum to develop and promote relation between two countries through art and culture.
Diplomatic relations between India and Paraguay were established on 13 September 1961. Paraguay opened its embassy in India in March 2006. In May 2012, Fernando Lugo became the first Paraguayan President to visit India. He was accompanied by the Ministers of Foreign Affairs, Agriculture and Animal Husbandry and Commerce, and other senior government officials. Paraguay supported India’s bid for election to the UN Human Rights Council for the term