PM will address India-ASEAN summit, terrorism-trade-security in focus

PM will address India-ASEAN summit, terrorism-security-trade- in focus
PM will address India-ASEAN summit, terrorism-security-trade- in focus

PM will address India-ASEAN summit, terrorism-security-trade- in focus : PM Narendra Modi has met Thailand Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-Cha. Later in the day, Prime Minister Modi will address the plenary session of the India-ASEAN commemorative summit.

The focus of the summit will be counter-terrorism, security, trade and connectivity. All 10 leaders of ASEAN countries will attend the Summit, which marks the 25 years of Indo-ASEAN ties. In an exceptional event, all the 10 ASEAN leaders will also be the chief guests at the Republic Day parade tomorrow.PM will address India-ASEAN summit, terrorism-security-trade- in focusNine ASEAN leaders have already arrived in New Delhi and only Indonesian President Joko Widodo will come today. President Ram Nath Kovind will host a banquet in honour of ASEAN leaders. It will be followed by a Leader’s Retreat.

The Prime Minister, yesterday, held separate bilateral meetings with leaders of three ASEAN nations – Myanmar, Vietnam and Philippines. Prime Minister Modi met Myanmar’s State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi, his Vietnamese counterpart Nguyen Xuan Phuc and Philippines President Rodrigo Roa Duterte.PM will address India-ASEAN summit, terrorism-security-trade- in focusThe Prime Minister will hold a total of nine bilateral meetings with leaders of ASEAN countries on the sidelines of the Summit.

 

– PTC News