Russia-Ukraine crisis: Prime Minister Narendra Modi to speak to Vladimir Putin today
The telephonic talks will follow the prime minister's scheduled conversation with Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelenskyy
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will speak to Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday afternoon, official sources said.
The telephonic talks will follow Modi's scheduled conversation with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy.
Narendra Modi's interaction with the two leaders comes amid India's all out efforts to evacuate its nationals, mostly students, from Ukraine, facing attack from Russia.
Narendra Modi had spoken to Putin earlier too when the war began.
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