Prime Minister Narendra Modi participating in 12th Brics summit hosted by Russia on November 17. This stated by the ministry of external affairs said.
Therefore theme of the virtual Brics summit this year “global stability, shared security and innovative growth”.
“At the invitation of President Vladimir Putin, Prime Minister Narendra Modi attending 12th BRICS Summit hosted by Russia, under the theme ‘Global Stability, Shared Security and Innovative Growth’ on November 17. Meeting held in a virtual format,” MEA said in the statement.
The summit planned in the backdrop of the 75th anniversary of the United Nations and in the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic.
Similarly this the seventh time that PM Modi participating at the Brics summit.
“The leaders would be discussing intra-BRICS cooperation and key issues in the global context. Including the reform of the multilateral system measures to mitigate the impact of the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. Similarly cooperation in counterterrorism, trade, health, energy and people to people exchanges,” the statement said.