Modi, Turkish President discuss ways to deepen bilateral ties at SCO summit
   Date :17-Sep-2022

Modi, Turkish President 
PRIME Minister Narendra Modi on Friday met Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on the sidelines of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Summit in Samarkand during which they reviewed bilateral relations and discussed ways to deepen cooperation in diverse sectors.
The two leaders are in the historic Uzbek city of Samarkand to attend the SCO summit. “PM @narendramodi held talks with President @RTErdogan on the sidelines of the SCO Summit in Samarkand. The two leaders discussed ways to deepen bilateral cooperation in diverse sectors,” the Prime Minister’s Office tweeted.
MEA spokesperson Arindam Bagchi said the two leaders had “useful discussions” during the meeting. “Leaders reviewed bilateral relations and appreciated recent gains in bilateral trade. Also exchanged views on regional & global developments,” he tweeted. The Turkish President, a close ally of Pakistan, had repeatedly referred to the Kashmir issue in his address at the UN General Assembly sessions.