Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is arriving on a two-day visit to India today. He will land in Ahmedabad in the afternoon. The major highlight of Shinzo Abe’s tour to Ahmedabad and Gujarat capital Gandhinagar would be the stone laying ceremony for India’s first bullet train project.
Shinzo Abe would be accorded a grand welcome in Ahmedabad where an 8-km-long roadshow has been planned after he lands at 3.30 PM. Prime Minister Narendra Modi would accompany his Japanese counterpart during the event.
“India truly values the relationship with Japan and we look forward to further boosting our bilateral ties in a wide range of sectors. I also look forward to visiting the Sabarmati Ashram & the ‘Sidi Saiyyid Ni Jaali’ with PM Shinzo abe during his India visit,” PM Modi tweeted.