Wehrli Welcomes Consul General of India to State Capitol

State Representative Grant Wehrli welcomed the Consul General of India, Shri Sudakar Dalela, to the state Capitol on Wednesday, November 13.

During his visit to the Capitol, the Consul General delivered an address that covered trade relations, economic development and the shared democratic values between the United States and India. He discussed the shared values of the two countries, such as respect for the rule of law, freedom, free and independent media, and a strong civil society. 

Wehrli noted the wonderful relationship between Illinois and India, as well as the more than $140 billion in bilateral trade between the two countries.