Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a video-conference with German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Wednesday, they usually mentioned key problems with mutual significance, together with the response to the COVID-19 pandemic, bilateral ties, regional and international points, notably India-EU relations.
Modi briefed Merkel on the developments in India with regard to vaccine growth and warranted Chancellor Merkel of India’s dedication to deploy its capacities for the advantage of the world. He conveyed his finest needs for early containment of the brand new wave of infections in Germany and different European international locations, a MEA assertion mentioned.
“The Prime Minister appreciated the long-standing function of Chancellor Merkel in offering steady and powerful management on the European and international stage, and thanked her for guiding the expansion of the India-Germany Strategic Partnership,” the MEA mentioned.
<p “width=420″ lang=”en” dir=”ltr”>As we have a good time seventieth anniversary of our diplomatic relationship and twentieth anniversary of our Strategic Partnership with Germany this 12 months, Chancellor Merkel and I had a fruitful video name at present.— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) January 6, 2021
He additionally welcomed Germany’s resolution to affix the Worldwide Photo voltaic Alliance (ISA), and expressed his want to additional strengthen cooperation with Germany underneath the platform of Coalition for Catastrophe Resilient Infrastructure (CDRI).
Noting that this 12 months marks the seventieth anniversary of organising bilateral relations between India and Germany and twentieth anniversary of the Strategic Partnership, the 2 leaders agreed to carry the sixth Inter-Governmental Consultations (IGC) at an early date in 2021 and to set an bold agenda for a similar.