Doha, June 10 -- External affairs minister (EAM) Subrahmanyam Jaishankar on Wednesday met Qatar's national security advisor (NSA) Mohammad bin Ahmed al-Mesned and thanked him for supporting India during the raging second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Jaishankar is on a three-day visit to Kuwait, via Doha transit to further strengthen bilateral ties between the two countries and explore new avenues.

He tweeted on Wednesday that it was a great pleasure to meet Qatari Muhammad bin Ahmed Al Mesneed. Appreciated him for his understanding of development in the region. He also appreciated for helping India in the war against COVID-19.

Jaishankar took to Twitter and wrote, "A pleasure to meet Qatari NSA Mohamed Bin Ahmed Al Mesned. Appreciate...