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Trump calls up Modi, to meet at G-20 summit

IANS  |  New Delhi 

US on Friday called up to congratulate him on his election victory and the two leader agreed to meet at the upcoming summit in

"Trump congratulated the on the unprecedented electoral victory. The two leaders agreed to meet at the forthcoming Summit in Osaka, Japan, to discuss bilateral relations and global matters. They also agreed to work together for further enhancing the close and strategic partnership between the two countries," the said in a statement.

Among other callers were Saudi Arabia's Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, whom Modi thanked "for his warm felicitations and good wishes for the progress and prosperity of the people of India" and "conveyed his appreciation for the guidance of His Majesty to the bilateral relations", the statement said.

Warmly felicitating Modi, Sri Lankan noted the enhanced engagements between the two neighbours and expressed his desire to further deepen their ties. Modi thanked Sirisena expressed his readiness to work even more closely for the benefit of the people of the two countries and the region.

Nepal's former Dahal 'Prachanda' also called up Modi to offer his congratulations, the statement said.



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First Published: Sat, May 25 2019. 00:10 IST