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BRICS can together help out in global post-Covid recovery: PM Modi

'Covid impact on global economy less severe than before, but effects lingering'

Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressing the 14th ‘BRICS Summit’ through a video conference | Photo: PTI

Arup Roychoudhury New Delhi
Mutual cooperation between the BRICS nations could help in global recovery after the coronavirus pandemic, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said at the virtual BRICS summit on Thursday. The nations in the bloc (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) had a similar approach to global economic governance in the aftermath of the pandemic, he said. “The impact of Covid on the global economy is less severe than before, but the effects are still lingering. Our mutual cooperation can make a useful contribution to the global post-Covid recovery,” he said.

Among those attending the summit were Chinese President Xi Jinping, Russian President

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First Published: Jun 23 2022 | 9:03 PM IST

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