Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said the global security situation as well as economic cooperation will be on the agenda at the Shanghai Cooperation Organization summit in Kyrgyzstan, and asserted that his visit to the Central Asian country will strengthen India’s ties with the SCO member states.
Modi, in a statement before his visit to Bishkek from June 13-14, said that on the sidelines of the SCO Summit, he also plans to meet several leaders bilaterally.
“We attach special importance to SCO in promoting multilateral, political, security, economic and people-to-people interaction in the region. India has actively participated in various SCO dialogue mechanisms since its full membership of SCO two years ago,” he said.
India has extended full cooperation to the chairmanship of the Kyrgyz Republic over the past year, Modi said. Read More