The Bhutanese Royals were received at the aiport by Minister of State for External Affairs Preneet Kaur.
India's withdrawal of subsidy on kerosene and cooking gas led to a steep price rise in Bhutan, a step that became a crucial issue during general elections of 2013 in Bhutan.
King Wangchuck is visiting India after Bhutan's general elections in 2013. Accompanied by a high-level ministerial delegation and his wife, Queen Jetsun Pemaout, the royals are on a five-day visit to the country.
King Wangchuck is also scheduled to meet Indian Prime Minister, Manmohan Singh, Vice-President, Hamid Ansari.
This is King Wangchuck's second visit in 12 months. He was the also the chief guest at India's Republic Day celebrations last year.
--ANI (Posted on 06-01-2014)