Tokyo, Nov 12, 2016: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is meeting his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe for the annual India-Japan bilateral summit, arrived at Tokyo Station to board the Shinkansen bullet train on Saturday.
External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup tweeted:
— Anurag Srivastava (@MEAIndia) November 11, 2016
Swarup said in another tweet accompanied by a picture of the two leaders inside the train:
— Anurag Srivastava (@MEAIndia) November 12, 2016
Modi, accompanied by Abe, will travel to Kobe using the bullet train. The same technology will be deployed for the Mumbai-Ahmedabad High-Speed Railway.
Modi, who arrived here on Thursday, started Friday by calling on Japanese Emperor Akihito.
This is his second visit to Japan in two years.