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India committed to Myanmar's development: PM Modi

Modi highlighted India's security cooperation with the neighbour that emerged from years of a military dictatorship

IANS  |  New Delhi 

Prime Minister Narendra Modi  shakes hands with Myanmar State Counsellor and Foreign Minister Aung San Suu Kyi
Prime Minister Narendra Modi shakes hands with Myanmar State Counsellor and Foreign Minister Aung San Suu Kyi

Prime Minister on Wednesday said was committed to the development of Myanmar as the two countries signed new agreements to enhance bilateral ties during State Counsellor New visit.

"We have agreed to enhance our engagement in several areas" including in agriculture, renewable energy, and power sector, Modi said in a joint address to the media with Suu Kyi.

Underlining that New had a robust development cooperation programme with Myanmar, Modi told the leader of the National League for Democracy that "stands shoulder to shoulder with you".

"As you lead Myanmar to become a modern and prosperous nation, and its friendship will stand with you in full support and solidarity."

Modi also highlighted India's security cooperation with the neighbour that has just emerged from years of a military dictatorship with democracy still in its nascent stage. Suu Kyi, a worldwide democracy icon, led the nation's struggle against the military junta.

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India committed to Myanmar's development: PM Modi

Modi highlighted India's security cooperation with the neighbour that emerged from years of a military dictatorship

Modi highlighted India's security cooperation with the neighbour that emerged from years of a military dictatorship

Prime Minister on Wednesday said was committed to the development of Myanmar as the two countries signed new agreements to enhance bilateral ties during State Counsellor New visit.

"We have agreed to enhance our engagement in several areas" including in agriculture, renewable energy, and power sector, Modi said in a joint address to the media with Suu Kyi.

Underlining that New had a robust development cooperation programme with Myanmar, Modi told the leader of the National League for Democracy that "stands shoulder to shoulder with you".

"As you lead Myanmar to become a modern and prosperous nation, and its friendship will stand with you in full support and solidarity."

Modi also highlighted India's security cooperation with the neighbour that has just emerged from years of a military dictatorship with democracy still in its nascent stage. Suu Kyi, a worldwide democracy icon, led the nation's struggle against the military junta.

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India committed to Myanmar's development: PM Modi

Modi highlighted India's security cooperation with the neighbour that emerged from years of a military dictatorship

Prime Minister on Wednesday said was committed to the development of Myanmar as the two countries signed new agreements to enhance bilateral ties during State Counsellor New visit.

"We have agreed to enhance our engagement in several areas" including in agriculture, renewable energy, and power sector, Modi said in a joint address to the media with Suu Kyi.

Underlining that New had a robust development cooperation programme with Myanmar, Modi told the leader of the National League for Democracy that "stands shoulder to shoulder with you".

"As you lead Myanmar to become a modern and prosperous nation, and its friendship will stand with you in full support and solidarity."

Modi also highlighted India's security cooperation with the neighbour that has just emerged from years of a military dictatorship with democracy still in its nascent stage. Suu Kyi, a worldwide democracy icon, led the nation's struggle against the military junta.

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