Nairobi, July 11
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday offered floral tributes at a statue of Mahatma Gandhi at the University of Nairobi here.
“Afternoon engagements begin at the Univ. of Nairobi, PM @narendramodi offers floral tributes at Gandhiji’s statue,” External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup tweeted.
— Anurag Srivastava (@MEAIndia) July 11, 2016
The statue was unveiled by then Indian Vice President S. Radhakrishnan in 1956.
The Prime Minister also planted the sapling of a tree next to the Mahatma Gandhi Wing of the university.
Earlier on Monday, India and Kenya signed seven agreements following delegation-level talks headed by Modi and Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta.
Modi arrived in Kenya from Tanzania on Sunday on the final leg of his four-nation Africa tour.
He will leave for New Delhi later on Monday.