PM Modi arrived in Stockholm yesterday, the primary bilateral go to by an Indian premier to the Nordic nation in 30 years.
Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven acquired PM Modi on the airport. PM Modi and King Lofven additionally travelled collectively in the identical automobile from the airport to the resort.
He will even maintain bilateral conferences together with his Swedish counterpart Stefan Lofven and leaders of 4 different Nordic nations.
“10 engagements in 10 hours- a busy day begins for PM @narendramodi in Stockholm! Name on King of Sweden, bilateral assembly with @SwedishPM & four Nordic international locations’ leaders, roundtable assembly with Swedish CEOs, name by Chief of Opposition, India-Nordic Summit and Group occasion,” Exterior Affairs Ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar tweeted.
“Royal begin to the day! PM @narendramodi referred to as on His Majesty the King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden. Leaders exchanged views on strengthening bilateral cooperation throughout a number of sectors,” Mr Kumar stated.
PM Modi is on the primary leg of his five-day international tour which will even take him to the UK the place he’ll attend the Commonwealth Heads of Authorities Assembly (CHOGM).
Earlier, forward of his go to, PM Modi stated in New Delhi he was trying ahead to deepening bilateral engagement with each international locations in a lot of areas together with commerce, funding and clear power.
PM Modi had stated he and king Lofven would work together with high enterprise leaders of each international locations and chart out a future roadmap of cooperation in sectors corresponding to commerce and funding, science and expertise, clear power and good cities.
India and Sweden will even collectively organise the India-Nordic Summit in Stockholm tomorrow. The summit will even be attended by the prime ministers of Finland, Norway, Denmark and Iceland.
From Sweden, Modi will tonight journey to the UK the place he will even attend the CHOGM, moreover holding bilateral talks together with his British counterpart Theresa Could.
He can have a quick visit Berlin, Germany, on April 20 whereas on his means again house.