31st Asean Summit begins, Modi attends opening ceremony

MANILA: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday attended the opening ceremony of the 31st Asean Summit here.

Earlier on Sunday, Modi interacted with world leaders, including US President Donald Trump, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang and Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, at a gala dinner reception hosted by Filipino President Rodrigo Duterte ahead of this year’s India-Asean and East Asia Summits.

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Ahead of the summits, Modi will hold a bilateral meeting with Duterte, and the Prime Minister is also scheduled to hold a bilateral meeting with US President Donald Trump.

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