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HIGHLIGHTS: 'Who will not want a friend and a neighbour like Bhutan,' says PM Modi

PM Narendra Modi in Bhutan Today HIGHLIGHTS: Modi arrived in Bhutan Saturday for a two-day visit to explore ways to further strengthen and diversify bilateral partnership with the neighbouring country. On reaching Thimphu, he was welcomed by Bhutan Prime Minister Lotay Tshering and received a Guard of Honour.

Modi in Bhutan: 10 MoUs signed, RuPay card launched; everything that happened on first day

Bhutan was the first country Modi visited after assuming charge as prime minister in 2014.

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Jaishankar meets Bhutan’s top leadership, discusses bilateral ties

Jaishankar is in the Buddhist kingdom on a two-day visit, his first overseas trip after assuming charge of the Ministry of External Affairs. He also conveyed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's greetings during his talks with Prime Minister Tshering.

From aid to trade

During PM Lotay Tshering’s India trip, Bhutan’s priority will be to negotiate a fair tariff for hydropower, expand trade ties with New Delhi.

Bhutan PM Lotay Tshering on three-day visit to India from December 27

This is Tshering’s first visit to the country since taking charge last month. The Bhutanese ministers of Foreign Affairs, Economic Affairs and other senior officials will accompany him, MEA said in a statement.

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