Prime Minister Narendra Modi has arrived in the capital of Sweden, where he will jointly organise the India-Nordic Summit in Stockholm. This is the first bilateral visit by an Indian premier to the Nordic nation in 30 years.
The summit will also be attended by the prime ministers of Finland, Norway, Denmark and Iceland. Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven received Modi at the airport.
Modi, who is on the first leg of his five-day foreign tour, will also travel to the UK where he will attend the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM).
“Scripting history! PM @narendramodi arrives in Stockholm on a first bilateral visit by an Indian PM in 30 years to a warm and personal welcome by @SwedishPM Stefan Lofven at the airport and to participate in the first ever India-Nordic Summit,” Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson…