PM Narendra Modi reaches Jakarta in Indonesia on first leg of 3-nation tour

WION Web Team
New Delhi, Delhi, IndiaUpdated: May 29, 2018, 09:35 PM IST

File photo of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Photograph:(Zee News Network)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi reached Indonesia's Jakarta on Tuesday evening.This is PM Modi's first visit to Indonesia.

The Prime Minister is on a five-day visit to three countries - Indonesia, Malaysia & Singapore.

The Prime Minister is looking forward to enhance India’s relations and engagements with all these three countries, which forms Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).

On the first leg of his visit, Prime Minister is scheduled to hold detailed discussions with Indonesia President Joko Widodo in Jakarta.

He will also interact with Chief Executive Officers and the Indian community in Indonesia.

He is also scheduled to address the Indian gathering in Jakarta tomorrow at 4 pm local time.

It will be followed by a brief stopover at Malaysia’s Kuala Lumpur, where Prime Minister will congratulate the newly elected Prime Minister of Malaysia Dr Mahathir Mohammad.