New Delhi, Jun 19: External Affairs Minister Dr S Jaishankar on Wednesday met with Russian Deputy Prime Minister Yury Trutnev and discussed matters concerning Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Vladivostok for the Eastern Economic Forum.
"EAM Dr S Jaishankar met with Deputy Prime Minister and Presidential Envoy to the Far Eastern Federal District of Russia Yury Trutnev. Discussed various aspects of India-Russia relationship, including the visit by PM Narendra Modi to Vladivostok for the Eastern Economic Forum," MEA spokesman Raveesh Kumar tweeted.
On June 13 on the sidelines of SCO Summit at Bishkek in Kyrgyzstan, Russian President Vladimir Putin has invited the Prime Minister (Modi) formally to be the "main guest" at the Eastern Economic Forum at the Vladivostok in early September.
According to Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale, "Prime Minister has warmly accepted this invitation. So this will be a bilateral visit". (UNI)