President Mukherjee greets Iceland on its National Day

New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday greeted the people of Iceland on their National Day.

President Pranab Mukherjee. PTI

President Pranab Mukherjee. PTI

"I extend warm greetings and felicitations to Your Excellency and the people of Iceland on the occasion of your National Day," Mukherjee said in his message to Iceland's President Olafur Ragnar Grimsson.

Mukherjee said the relations between India and Iceland had "strengthened by the exchange of visits and fruitful dialogue between our two countries, most recently the visit of the Foreign Minister of Iceland to India in early-April."

Iceland is an island nation and celebrates its National Day on 17 June.

Updated Date: Jun 16, 2016 12:33 PM