PM Modi holds talks with South Korean President; reviews bilateral-ties
PM Narendra Modi today held talks with South Korean President Moon Jae-in to review the entire gamut of bilateral ties. Moon, who arrived in New Delhi on Sunday on his first state visit to India, was accorded a ceremonial welcome at Rashtrapati Bhavan by President Ram Nath Kovind and PM Modi. Moon Jae-in also paid floral tributes at Mahatma Gandhi memorial at Rajghat.
Modi, Moon discuss situation in Korean peninsula, defense cooperation
Modi and Moon discussed key issues such as the situation in the Korean peninsula, and ways to boost trade and defense cooperation. Yesterday, Moon had jointly inaugurated the world's largest mobile phone factory in Noida with Prime Minister Modi. The two leaders had also traveled in the Metro to Noida while heading for the inauguration of the Samsung facility.
President Moon, wife hosted dinner for Korean community in India
President Moon and his wife Kim Jung-sook hosted a dinner last night for the Korean community living in India and greeted a group of Indian veterans who had assisted the South during the Korean War. External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj had called on President Moon yesterday and discussed ways to elevate the Special Strategic Partnership between the two countries.