PM Narendra Modi to attend QUAD Summit in Tokyo next week
New Delhi : Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be flying to Tokyo next week to attend the QUAD Summit on May 24.
MEA spokesperson Arindam Bagchi made an official announcement and said that PM Modi will have bilaterals with Quad leaders- Japan PM Fumio Kishida, Australia PM Scott Morrison and US President Joe Biden.
This is the fourth time when QUAD leaders will see each other since their first virtual meeting in March 2021.
According to MEA, the leaders will exchange dialogues over development in the Indo-Pacific region and contemporary global issues of mutual concern.
It has been notified that PM Modi will be meeting both President Biden and PM Kishika on May 24. PM Modi is also expected to hold a bilateral meeting with the Prime Minister of Australia during the summit.
The two Leaders are expected to review the India-Australia Comprehensive Strategic Partnership and exchange views on regional and global developments of mutual interest. The last bilateral meeting between the two Prime Ministers was held virtually on 21 March 2022 followed by the signing of the India-Australia Economic Cooperation and Trade Agreement (ECTA) on 2 April 2022.