London: Prince Charles and his wife Camilla Parker-Bowles will make a nine-day visit to India next month on their way to Sri Lanka for the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM), reports PTI.
This will be the Royal couple’s third official visit to India together. The trip will commence from November 6 to 14, will take them to Dehradun, New Delhi, Mumbai, Pune and Kochi. The heir to Britain’s throne is representing his mother, Queen Elizabeth II, at this year’s CHOGM as the 87-year-old monarch cuts back on long-haul travel. Charles and Camilla will “undertake a broad range of engagements to promote the strong UK-India partnership in key areas, such as conservation, education, growing business links, women’s empowerment and training”, an official statement from the prince’s Clarence House residence on Wednesday said.