Astana (Kazakhstan), July 7 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday arrived at the Nazerbayev University in Astana to outline India’s vision for Central Asia.
“PM @narendramodi arrives in Nazerbayev University to outline India’s vision for Central Asia in a seminal speech,” Ministry of External Affairs official spokesperson Vikas Swarup tweeted.
Prime Minister Modi, who reached Astana on the second leg of his eight-day tour to five central Asian countries and Russia, met his Kazakh counterpart Karim Massimov here.
A high-powered FICCI delegation, representing sectors such as construction, pharmaceuticals, mining, banking, power transmission and IT, is accompanying Prime Minister Modi on his visit to Kazakhstan.
Top Indian companies such as Essar group, GMR, BHEL, NASSCOM, Punjab National Bank, Lupin, Punj Llyod and SUN Group are being represented in the business delegation. During the visit, the CEOs will meet leading companies from Kazakhstan and discuss a comprehensive strategy to enhance our mutual trade and investment. (ANI)