PM Modi holds telephonic talks with Canadian PM Trudeau
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday held talks with his Canadian counterpart Justin Trudeau over the phone
The two leaders discussed the prevailing global situation regarding the COVID-19 pandemic and they agreed on the importance of global solidarity and coordination, the maintenance of supply chains, and collaborative research activities.
The Prime Minister thanked the Canadian Prime Minister for the assistance and support extended to the Indian citizens present in Canada, especially Indian students. Prime Minister Trudeau appreciated the support provided by the Indian government for Canadian citizens in India.
Prime Minister Modi conveyed the assurance that India’s productive capabilities in the pharmaceutical sector would remain available for assisting the citizens of the world, including those of Canada, to the best of India’s abilities.
The two leaders agreed that the partnership between India and Canada could contribute meaningfully to the global effort to fight the pandemic, especially through collaboration in research and technology aimed at finding a vaccine or therapeutic solutions to COVID-19.