PM's three-nation tour: Modi leaves for Brussels

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi departed for Brussels on early Wednesday morning as a part of his three-nation tour of Belgium, United States and Saudi Arabia.

In Brussels, PM Modi will hold bilateral meeting with his Belgian counterpart Prime Minister Charles Michel, following which he will attend the 13th India-EU summit.

On March 31, he will leave for Washington to attend the two-day Fourth Nuclear Security Summit to be hosted by US President Barack Obama.

On his way back, he will stop over in Riyadh for a bilateral visit to Saudi Arabia on April 2-3. With the ISIS growing stronger every day, India and Saudi Arabia are hoping to increase bilateral cooperation, especially in the area of counter-terrorism.

News24 Bureau