External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Monday called on Chinese President Xi Jinping and discussed issues on positive agenda for 2015.
“India and China focus on positive agenda for 2015 Minister @SushmaSwaraj meets Prez Xi of China,” tweeted Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) official spokesperson Syed Akbaruddin.
On Sunday, India and China exchanged notes on modalities for opening the second route for pilgrims undertaking the Kailash Mansarovar yatra.
“The second outcome was that India and China during the discussions between Prime Minister (Modi) and President Xi had agreed to an additional route between India and Kailash Mansarovar through the Nathula Pass,” said Akbaruddin.
Sushma Swaraj also held talks with her Chinese counterpart Wang Yi here on a host of issues, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s upcoming visit to China in May this year.
Sushma Swaraj who is presently in China disclosed this ahead of the meeting with her Chinese counterpart Wang Yi.