PM Modi meets Chinese President Xi Jinping on SCO sidelines


On Friday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi met President Xi Jinping in Astana, Kazakhstan and expressed gratitude toward him for China’s support for India’s full partnership in the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) .

“I got the chance to meet you again amid the SCO summit. I am appreciative to you for your endeavors and support for India’s SCO enrollment,” PM Modi told the Chinese President.

This is the first Modi-Xi meeting this year. The meet comes not long after India’s blacklist of the OBOR gathering which was gone to by Russian President Vladimir Putin.

India kept away from the summit to highlight its worries over the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor which is a piece of the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) and goes through Gilgit and Baltistan, an area India keeps up is basic to the condition of jammu and Kashmir.

The distinctions with China over the issue of India’s offered for NSG participation are likewise anticipated that would be touched upon by Modi amid the meeting.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistani partner Nawaz Sharif on Thursday night traded pleasantries+ at a social occasion in Astana, in the midst of cold reciprocal ties, halted talks and acceleration of threats along the LoC in Jammu and Kashmir.

It was the main experience amongst Modi and Sharif after their keep going meeting in Lahore on December 25, 2015,+ when the Indian head administrator made an unexpected stopover at the memorable city.Modi and Sharif are in Astana to go to the summit of Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) where India and Pakistan will be enlisted as full individuals from the alliance today.

Official sources said Modi and Sharif were in the Leaders’ Lounge at the Astana Opera tonight before the SCO concert where they exchanged greetings.