The Mayor’s trip to India and Pakistan

Mayor Sadiq Khan travelled to India and Pakistan - building ties with business leaders and politicians, meeting cultural leaders, screen and sports stars, students and more.

He visited 6 cities in 6 days with one key message: #LondonIsOpen to talent, investment and tourism.


The Mayor kick-started his trip in Mumbai, meeting with government ministers and senior politicians to build stronger ties between India and London.

Mayor Sadiq Khan with India's Finance Minister, Arun Jaitley

(Mayor of London Sadiq Khan with Indian Finance Minister, Arun Jaitley)

He continued his trip in Mumbai, then on to Delhi and Amritsar to drive new investments and initiatives:

Sadiq Khan visits Golden Temple in Amritsar


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The Mayor travelled to Lahore, Karachi and Islamabad, where he met with key political leaders, including Pakistan’s Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi.

Mayor Sadiq Khan with Prime Minister of Pakistan, Shahid Khaqan

He also met with business leaders, while the business delegation strengthened ties between London and Pakistan.

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan meets with India's leaders

Sadiq visits final resting place of Muhammed Ali Jinnah


Mayor visits the British Council’s DOSTI project

The end of a successful trip brings new investments to London

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