The phone call between Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi and H.E. Emmanuel Macron, President of the French Republic

The phone call between Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi and H.E. Emmanuel Macron, President of the French Republic

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi also reiterated his invitation to President Macron to visit India as soon as conditions permit

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi had a phone call today with H. E. Emmanuel Macron, President of the French Republic.

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi thanked President Macron for the assistance rendered by France to India’s Covid response. The leaders discussed bilateral, regional, and global issues of mutual interest, and expressed their satisfaction at the positive outcomes of the recently concluded India-EU Leaders’ Meeting. Both the leaders agreed that the announcements regarding the resumption of negotiations for balanced and comprehensive free trade and investment agreements, and the India-EU Connectivity Partnership were welcome steps. 

The two leaders expressed satisfaction at the depth and strength that the India-France Strategic Partnership has acquired in recent years and agreed to continue working closely together in the post-COVID era.