New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday greeted the government and people of Bolivia on the country’s National Day.



In a message to his Bolivian counterpart Juan Evo Morales Ayma, the president said: “On behalf of the government and the people of India, I have the pleasure to extend warm greetings to the government and to the people of Bolivia on the occasion of your National Day.”



He said that India and Bolivia enjoyed friendly relations “which are strengthened by the convergence of our views on many international issues of common concern”.



“I look forward to working with you to further intensify our relations,” he added.



The day commemorates the south American country’s independence from Spain on August 6, 1825.