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PM Modi invites Kazakhstan to join International Solar Alliance

Press Trust of India  |  Qingdao 

today held a "productive" meeting with Nazarbayev and invited his country to join the

Modi met Nazarbayev on the sidelines of the here in the eastern Chinese port city.

"Modi had a productive meeting with Nazarbayev, the of Kazakhstan, on the sidelines of the SCO Summit," Spokesperson said.

Modi invited the to join the (ISA), an initiative announced in 2015 whose primary objective is to work for efficient exploitation of to reduce dependence on fossil fuels.

"PM invited to join the and the President of Kazakhstan responded positively," said Ruchi Ghanashyam, (West) in the

Modi held nearly half a dozen bilateral meetings with leaders of other SCO countries.

Other leaders attending the summit include Chinese President Xi Jinping, Russian President Vladimir Putin, Iranian President and President

Prime Minister Modi yesterday had seperate meetings with the President of and Tajikistan President on the sidelines of the summit here and discussed a range of topics with them to further strengthen India's ties with the resource-rich Central Asian countries.

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First Published: Sun, June 10 2018. 13:50 IST
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