"India extended support to the acceptance of credentials of the delegation of the Transitional National Council of Libya led by its President Mustafa Abdel Jalil to attend the forthcoming UN General Assembly session in New York," the Ministry of External Affairs said in New Delhi in a statement.
India has been in contact with the TNC in Benghazi and Cairo and has also participated as an observer in the Libyan Contact Group meeting in Istanbul in July and recently at the MoS level at the Paris Conference on Libya jointly organized by France and UK on September 1, it said.
India will also be participating in the high-level meeting on Libya scheduled to be held on the margins of the UNGA on September 20, called by the UN Secretary General, the statement said.
Indian has given humanitarian assistance worth $1 million through UN-OCHA to Libya and assistance of another $2 million is being processed, the ministry noted.
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