Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet Russian President Vladimir Putin today during the 1st day of his two-day visit to Russia.
PM Modi landed in the Russian city of Vladivostok around 4.30am. PM Narendra Modi is in Russia as the chief guest of the 5th Eastern Economic Forum. PM Modi will also take part in the 20th India-Russia Annual Summit and hold bilateral talks with President Vladimir Putin.
On the eve of his departure to Vladivostok, PM Modi said his visit to the far-east region of Russia is the first by any Indian prime minister. PM Modi said his visit underlines the desire of India and Russia to diversify and further strengthen the bonds of our robust bilateral relations.