Modi and Lofven are also scheduled to attend a round table of Swedish CEOs.
"I will be visiting Sweden and the United Kingdom for bilateral meetings and for the India-Nordic Summit and the CHOGM during", Modi said in a statement ahead of the visit. During Modi's visit, an India-Sweden Innovation Partnership is also expected to be launched. The summit is being co-hosted by India and Sweden.
16 de abril de 2018, 00:20New Delhi, Apr 16 (Prensa Latina) Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit today Sweden and the United Kingdom, during which he will participate in the first Nordic-India Summit and the Meeting of Heads of Government of the Commonwealth.
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As hundreds of protestors marched in various cities on Sunday evening to seek action against the accused in the Kathua and Unnao rape cases, 49 former civil servants have written an open letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, holding him responsible "more than anyone else" for the "terrifying state of affairs" in the country.
On April 17, PM Modi and his Swedish counterpart Stefan Lofven will hold a bilateral summit during which bilateral, regional and global issues are expected to be discussed. The India-Nordic Summit which will be taking place on Tuesday will be attended by the Prime Ministers of Finland, Norway, Denmark and Iceland. "Sweden is a valuable partner in our development initiatives", Modi said in a Facebook post.
They also called upon the prime minister to reach out to the families of the victims in Unnao and Kathua and "seek their forgiveness on behalf of all of us", fast-track the prosecution of the perpetrators in the Kathua case and set up a court directed Special Investigative Team in the Unnao incident. The Nordic countries have globally recognised strengths in clean technologies, environmental solutions, ports modernisation, cold-chains, skill development and innovation.
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India and Sweden share warm and friendly ties. Nordic competencies fit well with our vision for India's transformation, "the PM said".
On April 19-20, he will attend this year's Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in London. The forthcoming visit of Prime Minister Modi's visit to the UK will focus on enhancing India-UK tech partnership.
On the sidelines of the "unprecedented" welcome, PM Modi will also be greeted with some protests at Parliament Square on Wednesday afternoon, being spearheaded by Pakistani-origin peer, Lord Ahmed, and bringing together UK-based Kashmiri and Sikh groups.
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