Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday interacted with indologists and scholars in Tashkent, during his official visit of Uzbekistan.
Ministry of External Affairs official spokesperson Vikas Swarup took to twitter to share the information.
“A leader among scholars and friends. PM @narendramodi meets with Indologists, students of Hindi and community members,” he posted.
Prime Minister Modi, who arrived in Tashkent yesterday on the first leg of his eight-day tour to five central Asian countries and Russia, had said that India is looking forward to combating the menace along with Uzbekistan.
He also added that India was looking forward to expanding bilateral ties with Uzbekistan in matters related to economic cooperation, advancing stability and promoting regional integration.