Along with various bilateral issues…
PM Modi discussed with Russia's President Putin

New Delhi. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday spoke on various bilateral issues as well as the challenges of the world after Kovid-19. According to an official statement, the two leaders discussed effective measures taken by the two countries to overcome the negative consequences of the Kovid-19 global epidemic. Also agreed to the importance of close relations of India and Russia to meet the challenges of the post-Kovid world.

During the telephonic conversation of the two leaders, it was agreed that the pace of bilateral contacts and consultations would be maintained which would be helpful in organizing the annual bilateral summit to be held in India later this year. The Prime Minister expressed his eagerness to welcome President Putin to India for a bilateral summit. According to the statement, President Putin thanked Prime Minister Modi for the phone call and reiterated his commitment to further strengthen the special and privileged strategic partnership between the two countries in all fields.

During this dialogue, the Prime Minister expressed warm congratulations for the success of the celebrations being celebrated on the occasion of the 75th anniversary of the victory in World War II and the successful conclusion of the vote on constitutional amendments in Russia. The Prime Minister recalled the participation of an Indian contingent in the military parade held in Moscow on 24 June 2020, describing it as a symbol of lasting friendship between the people of India and Russia.