German President Steinmeier holds bilateral talks with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi

President Steinmeier holds bilateral talks with Prime Minister Modi

German President, Frank-Walter Steinmeier, held bilateral talks with Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi at Sunder Nurseries in Delhi. He addressed the media after the talks. The German President, together with his wife, Elke Büdenbender, arrived in India for a State visit on 22nd March.

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