India and Myanmar signed new agreements to strengthen the bilateral ties. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday narrated that India is committed to the development of Myanmar.
This happened during the visit of the State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi to New Delhi.
Modi, in a media conference with Suu Kyi, said that “We have agreed to enhance our engagement in several areas including in agriculture, renewable energy, and power sector.”
Underlining that New Delhi had a robust development cooperation programme with Myanmar, Modi told the leader of the National League for Democracy that “India stands shoulder to shoulder with you”.
PM Modi highlighted on the fact that India has a development cooperation programme with Myanmar. He told the National league for Democracy that “India stands shoulder to shoulder with you”.
“As you lead Myanmar to become a modern and prosperous nation, India and its friendship will stand with you in full support and solidarity,” he added.
Modi also narrated that India’s security cooperation with Myanmar that just appeared from years of military dictatorship with democracy is still in its “nascent stage”.
Suu Kyi, a worldwide democracy icon, led the nation’s struggle against the military junta.