PRIME Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday met Russian President Vladimir Putin here and discussed ways to further cement their special strategic partnership. Modi, who is in Brazil for the 11th BRICS Summit which will focus on building mechanisms for counter-terrorism cooperation and strengthen India”s ties with the world”s five major economies, met Putin on the sidelines of the meeting. During the meeting, Modi said that “frequent meetings have strengthened our relations”. The two leaders are meeting over two months after holding extensive talks in Russia”s far east Vladivostok city on the sidelines of the Eastern Economic Forum (EEF) during which they discussed ways to further cement the Special and Privileged Strategic Partnership between the two countries. On September 5, Modi said the friendship between India and Russia was not restricted to Governmental interactions in capital cities, but was about people and close business relations.
PM meets Brazilian President BRASILIA PRIME Minister Narendra Modi met Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro here and discussed ways to strengthen bilateral ties. Modi, who is in Brazil for the 11th BRICS Summit which will focus on building mechanisms for counter-terrorism cooperation, met Bolsonaro on the sidelines of the meeting.