Afghan CEO Abdullah Abdullah meets Modi and Swaraj in Delhi ahead of Jaipur visit

New Delhi: Afghan Chief Executive Officer and Head of the Council of Ministers Abdullah Abdullah called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi here on Monday.

External affairs ministry spokesman Vikas Swarup tweeted:

Abdullah Abdullah, who arrived here on Sunday on a five-day visit to India, also met External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj.

He will leave for Jaipur on Tuesday where he will attend a conference on counter-terrorism.

Abdullah Abdullah's visit to India comes in the wake of Prime Minister Modi's visit to Kabul in December when the new Afghan parliament building, constructed with India's aid, was inaugurated.