During the visit, the MoS will also meet with senior UN leadership

Minister of State for External Affairs Rajkumar Ranjan Singh will pay an official visit to New York on November 8-9.

During the visit, MOS would attend a High Level Open Debate of the UN Security Council on ‘Exclusion, Inequality and Conflict’ under the agenda item of ‘Maintenance of International Peace and Security’.

To be convened by the Mexican Presidency of the UNSC on November 9, the event would be chaired by the President of Mexico, said the Ministry of External Affairs

"During the visit, he will also meet with senior UN leadership and interact with members of the Indian community in New York," the MEA said.