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PM Narendra Modi in Palestine today: Here is his schedule

PM Narendra Modi in Palestine today: The Prime Minister on his first day of the West Asian tour will visit Palestine and Abu Dhabi transiting through Jordan. The visit to Palestine holds significance as it comes just a month after Modi hosted his Israeli counterpart in Delhi.

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Updated: February 10, 2018 2:25 am
PM Narendra Modi in Palestine: Here is his schedule After landing in Amman PM Modi thanked King Abdullah II of Jordan for facilitating the transit. (Twitter/NarendraModi)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is on his way to Palestine, will reach the capital city of Ramallah at 10:10 am local time (1.30 pm IST). The Prime Minister, on reaching Ramallah, will lay a wreath at the Mausoleum of late President Yasser Arafat, where he will be accompanied by his Palestinian counterpart, Rami Hamdallah.

PM Modi will take a short tour, accompanied by Hamdallah, of the Yasser Arafat Museum located adjacent to the Mausoleum. Modi, who is on his maiden trip to Palestine will be received by President Mahmoud Abbas and will review the guard of honour.

The Prime Minister on his first day of the three-nation tour will hold meetings and exchange agreements with ministers in Ramallah. He will emplane for his second leg of the trip to Abu Dhabi at 01.10 pm (local time) from Queen Alia Airport in Amman.

The Prime Minister, on a four day trip to Weast Asia, will reach Abu Dhabi at 8.00 pm (IST), where he will be given a ceremonial reception before meeting the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan at the Presidential palace. The Prime Minister will engage in series of discussions and exchange MoUs between the two nations. A dinner will be hosted by the Crown Prince for PM Modi at 10.00 pm (IST).

Here is PM Modi’s schedule on Day One

10.10 am: Arrival Ramallah
10.15 am: Wreath Laying Ceremony at the Mausoleum of Late President Yasser Arafat and Tour of the Yasser Arafat Museum
10.45 am: Ceremonial Guard of Honour
11.00 am: Meeting with H.E. Mr. Mahmoud Abbas, President of the State of Palestine
11.45 am: Working Lunch
12.40 pm:  Exchange of Agreements/ MOUs and Press Statements
13.10 pm: Depart for Queen Alia International Airport
13.45 pm: Emplane for Abu Dhabi from Amman
18.30 pm: Arrive Abu Dhabi Presidential Airport and ceremonial reception

19.15 pm: One-to-One Meeting with HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi
(Venue: Presidential Palace)
20.05 pm: Signing / Exchange of Agreements
20.30 pm: Banquet dinner hosted by HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi

(In local time)

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    Subhash Juneja
    Feb 10, 2018 at 8:40 am
    Modi is very smart, keeping balance between Israel and Palestine. India originally a supporter of Palestine state. Now Trump is insisting the same to BiBi. I am sure Trump will make Palestine a separate country and he will leave only one good legacy and make history which no president has done
    1. A
      Feb 10, 2018 at 12:07 am
      no hugs no headlines,this PM.does not acknowledge that INDIA is an Asian country,and not the white ghore country instead he is ing india like as if it is still owned by the white men,.hugs and kisses to all white leaders,india is connected to the arabs by land and history,it is connected by land with Asian countries,india is loved by all Asian countries and ndia will allways be a country of being ruled by the white men who are opening another chapter of colonialism..grow up india time to be Asian..forever
      1. Muhammad Abdul Jabbar
        Feb 10, 2018 at 2:02 am
        What you wrote makes no sense. Why is India being ruled by the white?
        1. Michelle::::Vedic:::: Human
          Feb 10, 2018 at 3:39 am
          It's not India connected with Arab with land and history,--it's Arab connected with India with land and history,--pre Islam pedo Mohammed's father and uncle BIN HESHAM were priests in Kaaba temple,---Jai hind.
          1. S
            Feb 10, 2018 at 8:40 pm
            Michelle come out of the gutter and learn about your own historical background probably full of inbred filthy few brain cells scum like you.
          2. Usha Dev
            Feb 10, 2018 at 3:55 am
            What is your problem, suffering from low self esteem