After dinner date, PM-Putin get to work this morning

After dinner date, PM-Putin get to work this morning

After dinner date, PM-Putin get to work this morning

Russian President Vladimir Putin meets PM Narendra Modi at Hyderabad House this morning ahead of the summit talks.

The Russian President arrived in New Delhi on Thursday for the annual summit with Prime Minister Modi after which Russia and India are expected to sign the S-400 air defence system deal and a number of other pacts in key sectors such as space and energy.

Putin, who was received by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on his arrival, went straight to Modi’s official Lok Kalyan Marg residence where the two leaders had a one-on-one meeting. Later, Modi hosted a private dinner for the visiting dignitary.