PM Modi presents sculpture, sketch to Myanmarese President
Q. What gifts did PM Modi confer to the President of Myanmar during his maiden bilateral visit?- Published on 06 Sep 17
a. Sculpture of the Bodhi tree
b. Reproduction of an 1841 map of the stretch of River Salween
c. Pashmina silk shawl
d. Only a and b
e. All the above
ANSWER: Only a and b
The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi on Sept 5, 2017 presented a reproduction of an 1841 map of a stretch of the River Salween to President of Myanmar H.E. Mr. U Htin Kyaw.
Prime Minister also presented a sculpture of Bodhi tree to the Myanmar President.
This is the PM's maiden bilateral visit to the country.
The Prime Minister is scheduled to meet Myanmar President Htin Kyaw, who shall host a banquet for the Indian PM.
Modi will be meeting Aung San Suu Kyi, the Burmese State Counsellor and will likely discuss issues pertaining to security and counter-terrorism, trade and investment, infrastructure and energy, and culture.