bagchi: PM will participate in first in-person Quad leaders’ summit in US on September 24: MEA – World News
Sharing the iternary, Bagchi further said, on September 25, PM will address the UN general debate of the UN General Assembly at its 76th session. While PM is in Washington, he will also have a bilateral meeting with President Biden, he added.
This will be the first in-person meeting between the two leaders since Biden assumed office earlier this year, though they have interacted at virtual events and spoken on phone several times.
“We also look forward to bilateral meetings with other Quad leaders as well as bilateral meetings with some other leaders while he is in New York on September 25,” Arindam Bagchi said.
The Prime Minister will join Biden and his Australian and Japanese counterparts, Scott Morrison and Yoshihide Suga, for the Quad Leaders’ Summit at the White House in Washington on September 24 – six months after their first virtual summit held on March 12.
(With inputs from agencies)