Modi in Iran: Bilateral agreement to develop Chabahar port is an important milestone, says PM Modi

By: | Updated: May 23, 2016 3:53 PM

Chabahar Deal: Prime Minister Narendra Modi was accorded ceremonial welcome in Tehran on Monday following which he exchanged ideas with President Hassan Rouhani at a restricted tete-a-tete.

habahar port, chabahar agreement, Chabahar Pact, PM Modi in IRAN Prime Minister Modi, who is presently in Tehran on a two-day state visit to Iran, will have crucial meetings later in the day with leaders of the host country. (MEA India photo)

Modi in Iran: Prime Minister Narendra Modi was accorded ceremonial welcome in Tehran on Monday following which he exchanged ideas with President Hassan Rouhani at a restricted tete-a-tete. Foreign Secretary S. Jaishankar was also present in the meeting. Prime Minister Modi, who is presently in Tehran on a two-day state visit to Iran, will have crucial meetings later in the day with leaders of the host country.

Several agreements of economic and strategic importance and Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on a series of projects are expected to be signed between both sides.

Check LIVE updates on Chabahar Deal here:

2:00 pm: Agreement to develop Chabahar port & related infra & availability of about 500 million USD from India for this,is an important milestone: PM

1: 56 pm: Agreement to develop Chabahar port & related infra & availability of about 500 million USD from India for this,is an important milestone: PM

1:55 pm: We shared concerns over radicalism & terrorism in our regions, also agreed to consult closely on combating threats of terrorism: PM Modi

1:52 pm: It will be a historic occasion.It’ll open new routes for India,Iran&Afghanistan to connect among themselves: PM Modi

1:50 pm: We will sign a trilateral transport and transit agreement in partnership with India, Iran, Afghanistan soon: PM

1:45 pm: Outcomes and agreements signed today open a new chapter in our strategic partnership: PM Modi

1:44 pm: We exchanged views on emerging regional challenges and global issues of common interest: PM Modi

1:42 pm: We exchanged views on emerging regional challenges and global issues of common interest: PM Modi

1:40 pm: Visiting Iran a great privilege for me. India & Iran are not new friends. Our ‘Dosti’ is as old as history: PM Modi

1:37 pm: Can never forget that Iran was 1st country to come forward when earthquake had struck my state of Gujarat: PM Modi

1: 35 pm: For me, visiting Iran is indeed a great privilege. Our ‘dosti’ is as old as history: PM

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