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5 April 1973

VISIT BY INDIAN POLITICIAN AND JOURNALIST

Mr Dinesh Singh, an eminent Indian- politician and

journalist will visit Australia from 8 - 2 1 April as a guest

of the Australian Government.

Mr Singh is currently editor-in-chief of "Round

Table", a weekly Indian journal on current and foreign'affairs.

He was Indian Minister for External Affairs from 1969

to 1970 and has also held the portfolios of Commerce and

Industrial Development and Internal Trade.

Mr Singh will visit Sydney ( 8 - 9 April), Canberra

(10 - 11 and 14 - 17 April), Melbourne (12 - 13 April),

Townsville (18 April) and Papua New Guinea (19 - 21 April),

and will meet with academics, politicians, journalists and

youth leaders.

He will attend the conference of the Australian

Institute of International Affairs in Canberra from 14 - 17

April, where he v/ill present a paper on "India's Political and

Strategic Relations with her Neighbours".

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More information about Mr Singh's visit may be

obtained from the Department of Foreign Affairs in Canberra

and/or its State offices.

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