PM Modi Leaves for Sochi for Informal Summit with Russian President

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has left on a day-long visit to Russia. Mr Modi will hold an informal summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Sochi. The interaction will be part of regular consultation between the leadership of the two countries. 


The two leaders will meet in an informal atmosphere where they will discuss several regional factors of the bilateral relations. The Prime Minister and Russian President would also discuss issues like the situation in Afghanistan and Syria and the threat of terrorism. Matters of upcoming Shanghai Cooperation Organisation, BRICS and Eurasian Economic Union summits would also figure in the talks. 

Source- AIR World Service

Static/Current Takeaways Important for NABARD Grade-A Exam 2018-
  • Russia Capital- Moscow, Currency- Russian ruble, President- Vladimir Putin.