NEW DELHI: The External Affairs Ministry on Friday revealed that Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be on his official visit to Japan from 28th October to 29th October. PM Modi will visit the country in order to hold the annual India-Japan summit with his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe. Both the leaders will focus on bilateral, regional and global issues of mutual interests.

As per the sources, this meeting in Japan will be the fifth annual summit meeting between PM Modi and Mr Abe. And overall it will be their 12th meeting since 2014.

The meeting will focus on some of the major concerns including regional and global issues and the situation in the Indo-Pacific region. The two leaders besides this will also hold discussions on bilateral issues.

“Under the framework of the Special Strategic and Global Partnership between India and Japan, the two leaders will have wide-ranging discussions over two days on bilateral, regional and global issues of mutual interest,” the foreign ministry said.

As per the recent sources, Prime Minister Narendra Modi visiting Japan will not only confirm the traditional bonds of friendship between both the countries but will also strengthen their multi-faceted cooperation in diverse fields.

“It will also advance the vision of India and Japan working together to promote peace and prosperity in the Indo-Pacific region and beyond,” the foreign ministry said.