Narendra Modi, Justin Trudeau hold talks on trade and energy; Canadian PM had earlier met Sushma Swaraj for discussions

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Canadian counterpart Justin Trudeau on Friday held extensive talks, exploring ways to boost ties in several key areas, including trade and energy.

Earlier, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj called on the Canadian prime minister and discussed various issues of mutual interest.

File image of Justin Trudeau and Narendra Modi. AP

File image of Justin Trudeau and Narendra Modi. AP

"Picture speaks for itself! EAM @SushmaSwaraj had a warm meeting with the Prime Minister of Canada @JustinTrudeau and discussed ways to strengthen and deepen our partnership," Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) spokesperson Raveesh Kumar tweeted and posted a picture of the two leaders.

Earlier, Trudeau was accorded a ceremonial welcome at the Rashtrapati Bhawan.

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Updated Date: Feb 23, 2018 13:41:32 IST

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