The first BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa) Sherpa meeting held in Curitiba, Brazil under the Presidency of Brazil. The Indian delegation was led by Secretary in the Ministry of External Affairs T S Tirumurti. India conveyed its support for the priority areas started by Brazil which particularly take forward counterterrorism as a rising issue.
Source: News On AIR
Static/Current Takeaways Important for LIC AAO Exam:
- BRICS Headquarters: Shanghai, China; President: K V Kamath.