PM’s re­marks at BRICS Out­reach Ses­sion

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Prime Min­is­ter Naren­dra Modi on Thurs­day reaf­firmed In­dia’s com­mit­ment to mul­ti­lat­er­al­ism, in­ter­na­tional trade and rules-based world or­der as he par­tic­i­pated in a BRICS (Brazil, Rus­sia, In­dia, China and South Africa) sum­mit here.

Mr. Modi, who ar­rived in Jo­han­nes­burg on Wed­nes­day on the last leg of his Africa tour, pre­sented the coun­try state­ment of In­dia at the BRICS lead­ers’ closed ses­sion.

“Cel­e­brat­ing a decade to­wards peace, har­mony and shared de­vel­op­ment and pros­per­ity! PM @naren­dramodi joins fel­low #BRICS lead­ers at the group photo at Sand­ton In­ter­na­tional Con­ven­tion Cen­tre at the for­mal begin­ning of the Sum­mit,” Raveesh Ku­mar, the Min­istry of Ex­ter­nal Af­fairs spokesper­son tweeted.

The group­ing’s lead­ers, dur­ing the 10th edi­tion of the BRICS sum­mit, are ex­pected to de­lib­er­ate on global hot-spot is­sues, in­ter­na­tional peace and se­cu­rity, global gover­nance and trade is­sues, among oth­ers. Mr. Modi is ex­pected to meet BRICS lead­ers, in­clud­ing Chi­nese Pres­i­dent Xi Jin­ping and Rus­sian Pres­i­dent Vladimir Putin.

Orig­i­nally, the first four con­tries were grouped as “BRIC” be­fore the in­duc­tion of South Africa in 2010.

The Prime Min­is­ter, Shri Naren­dra Modi with other lead­ers at the BRICS Out­reach Meet­ing, at Jo­han­nes­burg, South Africa.

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