WION Web TeamNew Delhi, Delhi, IndiaMar 10, 2018, 05.21 AM
French President Emmanuel Macron on Saturday hailed the 'historic relationship' between India and France.
Macron, who is currently on four-day India tour from March 9 to March 12, was given a ceremonial reception at Rashtrapati Bhawan on Saturday morning as he met president Ram Nath Kovind.
''I think we have very good chemistry, our two great democracies have a historic relationship'' said Macron after the reception.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and French President Emmanuel Macron will hold delegation-level talks in the Delhi on Sunday.
Besides reviewing progress in bilateral relations, both the leaders will hold a discussion on topics related to enhancement and cooperation in defence, maritime, security and energy-related sectors.
Several agreements are also expected to be signed on areas related to terrorism, climate change, sustainable growth and development, infrastructure, smart urbanization, science and technology cooperation.