Pm Modi, Myanmar President Meet, Discuss Bilateral Ties
During his visit to the neighbouring state, Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Myanmar’s President U Thein Sein to begin a string of bilateral meetings with over 40 world leaders during his 10-day three-nation tour on the side-lines of key multilateral summits in Myanmar, in Australia and in Fiji.
PM MODI, MYANMAR PRESIDENT MEET, DISCUSS BILATERAL TIES
Modi met Thein Sein at the Presidential Palace shortly after his arrival at the Nay Pyi Taw International Airport where he was given a guard of honour and greeted by young boys and girls in traditional costumes. He was welcomed by Myanmar’s health minister Than Aung.
After his 45-minute meeting, Modi tweeted that he had a “very good” meeting with President Thein Sein. In his tweet, he said, -“We had extensive discussions covering various aspects of our bilateral relations.”