India inked a slew of agreements with Saudi Arabia, including for enhancing cooperation in counter-terror operations.
GN Bureau | April 4, 2016
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s two-day tour of Saudi Arabia came to an end on Sunday. He is the fourth Indian PM to visit the Gulf kingdom after Dr Manmohan Singh in 2010, Indira Gandhi in 1982 and Jawaharlal Nehru in 1956. Modi was conferred with Saudi Arabia's highest civilian honour, the King Abdulaziz Sash.
Talking e-governance at the TCS All Women IT & ITEs Center in Riyadh. pic.twitter.com/tMLEtxmG36— PMO India (@PMOIndia) April 3, 2016
Cheraman Juma Masjid is symbolic of active trade relations between India and Saudi Arabia since ancient times. pic.twitter.com/SoypfTUVlS— PMO India (@PMOIndia) April 3, 2016
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