Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani on Friday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi and invited him to attend the Vibrant Gujarat Summit (VGS) to be held from January 18 to 20 next year.
PM Modi will inaugurate VGS 2019 on January 18, but will arrive on January 17 to inaugurate the trade show cum exhibition to be held on the sidelines of the main event.
In a meeting held at the Prime Minister’s residence in New Delhi, Chief Minister and senior secretaries of the government of Gujarat briefed Prime Minister about the preparations for upcoming Vibrant Summit. Addressing the media, Rupani said, “We are getting great support from central government and the PMO to make the event the successful one this time alike every year.”
“As many as 12 countries of the world are going to be partner countries in the event. We also expect thirty thousand delegates from more than 100 countries across the globe to participate in this Summit. We want to move forward to develop relationships with African nations, by celebrating Africa Day in Vibrant Summit-2019. This will enable strengthen trade and cultural relations between Indian and African continents at further levels,” he added.