Narendra Modi leaves for Germany

ANI | Updated: Apr 20, 2018 20:38 IST

London, [United Kingdom] Apr 20 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday left for Germany from London's Heathrow Airport.

The Prime Minister will attend a dinner hosted by German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin.

It will be the first meeting between the two leaders since Merkel began her fourth term as German chancellor last month.

The meeting between Modi and Merkel is expected to focus on ways to boost economic cooperation between the two countries.

Narendra Modi is going to leave for India on the same day and is scheduled to arrive on Saturday morning.

Prime Minister Modi was in the United Kingdom from April 17 to 20 where he attended Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) in London and also conducted bilateral meetings with leaders from Commonwealth nations.

Previously, he was in Sweden from April 16-17.(ANI)