Amaravathi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Samarkand, Uzbekistan on Thursday to participate in the summit of Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SEO) member countries. Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the Shanghai Cooperation Organization conference in Samarkand, Uzbekistan on Friday. He said that he is very happy that India is among the fastest growing economies in the world, and that the Indian economy will achieve a growth rate of 7.5 percent this year. He called on SEO member countries to give transit access to other member countries…”We are focusing on the development of the people of the country; we are supporting innovation in every field. Today there are more than 70 thousand startup companies and more than 100 unicorns providing services in India. Even though the world is overcoming the Covid pandemic, due to the crisis in Ukraine, many disruptions have occurred in the supply to the countries of the world. In such circumstances, he said that the plan to turn India into a manufacturing center is going ahead. In April this year, the World Health Organization started the first Global Center for Traditional Medicine in Gujarat.
We will cooperate in hosting: – As India will host the Shanghai Cooperation Organization conference next year, Chinese President Xi Jinping has congratulated India. He said that they have given full support and cooperation in the matter of the conference.
Shanghai Cooperative was started in 2001.It has 8 full member countries including China, Russia, India, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan and Pakistan. It seems that Modi-Xin Ping and Modi-Putin bilateral talks are also possible. The Russian government has already officially announced that there will be talks between Modi and their country’s President Putin. There is information that discussions are likely to be held on topics like strategic stability and issues in the Asia Pacific region.