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BRICS: PM Narendra Modi holds bilateral talks with Bhutanese PM Tobgay today

Speed News Desk | Updated on: 16 October 2016, 10:35 IST
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a bilateral meet with Bhutan Prime Minister Tshering Tobgay on 16 October ahead of the BRICS-Bimstec Outreach Summit in Goa.

Earlier in the morning, PM Modi and Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena held a bilateral meeting. Sirisena arrived in Goa on Saturday night.

"A friend comes to India...glad to have President @MaithripalaS visit India for the BRICS-BIMSTEC Outreach Summit," Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted soon after Sirisena landed at Dabolim Airport.

Here is a look at BRICS schedule of Day 2:

09.15-09.45 - Meeting with the President of Sri Lanka

09.45-10.15 - Meeting with Prime Minister of Bhutan

10.30 - Arrival of Prime Minister of Bangladesh

10.30 - BRICS Summit Welcoming Ceremony

10.40 - Group photo of BRICS Leaders

10.45-11.50 - BRICS Leaders' Restricted Session Meeting

11.30 - Arrival of State Counsellor, Minister for Foreign Affairs and President's Officer of Myanmar

Lunch session:

12.00-13.00 hrs BRICS Leaders' Restricted Working luncheon

13.05-13.30 - BRICS Leaders Meeting with the BRICS Business Council and Briefing by NDB President

13.30-14.30 hrs BRICS Leaders Plenary Session

14.35-15.00 - Signing Ceremony & Press Statement by Prime Minister of India

15.35-16.30 - Arrival Ceremony of BIMSTEC Leaders, Group Photo op & BIMSTEC Retreat

16.50-1700 - Arrival Ceremony for the BRICS Leaders'

17.00 - Group Photo of BRICS & BIMSTEC Leaders

17.00-18.30 - BRICS - BIMSTEC Outreach Summit

18.30-20.00 - BRICS and BIMSTEC Leaders' Summit Dinner Reception

20.15-20.45 - Meeting with Prime Minister of Nepal

21.00-21.30 - Meeting with Prime Minister of Bangladesh

21.30 - Departure of President of the Russian Federation

First published: 16 October 2016, 10:31 IST
 
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