PM Narendra Modi speaks to Justin Trudeau, affirms India’s commitment to Paris climate deal

Sharing details of the conversation through the prime minister's Twitter handle, the PMO said Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau exchanged views on developments of mutual interest, specifically climate change.

By: PTI | New Delhi | Published:June 19, 2017 11:24 pm
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday talked to Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and reaffirmed India’s commitment to take forward the Paris climate agreement. Trudeau had called up Modi this evening where the issue of Paris agreement came up for discussion.

Sharing details of the conversation through the prime minister’s Twitter handle, the PMO said the two exchanged views on developments of mutual interest, specifically climate change. “Prime Minister Modi reaffirmed India’s commitment to take forward implementation of the Paris Agreement,” the statement said.

Modi congratulated Trudeau on the 150th anniversary of the Canadian Confederation this year. He also appreciated the steady all round progress in diverse areas of bilateral engagement with Canada.

Both leaders agreed to continue communication and cooperation to promote stronger ties.

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    bitterhoney
    Jun 20, 2017 at 5:20 am
    Modiji should not have any difficulty in talking to Justin Trudeau as he understands Hindi very well, and speaks Hindi quite fluently.
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