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Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi to arrive in New Delhi today

Updated: Oct 17, 2016 08:51 IST

New Delhi [India], Oct. 17 (ANI): State Counsellor of Myanmar Aung San Suu Kyi will today arrive in New Delhi. She reached India yesterday to attend the BRICS-BIMSTEC Outreach Summit in Goa.

Suu Kyi will be accompanied by several key ministers and senior officials. During her three-day stay in the national capital, she will call on the President Pranab Mukherjee and also meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi and External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj.

She will attend a business event during which she will interact with leading Indian business leaders on ways of bolstering bilateral economic and commercial relations.

The visit of the State Counsellor will provide an opportunity to discuss issues of mutual interest and seek ways to further strengthen the close and friendly ties that exist between the two countries. (ANI)