Narendra Modi leaves for Uganda after concluding two-day Rwanda visit

Vastavam web: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today left for Uganda after concluding his two-day visit to Rwanda during which the two countries signed a defence cooperation agreement and India extended a USD 200 million lines of credit to the East African country for its economic development.”I thank the wonderful people of Rwanda for their warmth and affection. This visit adds tremendous strength to closer economic and cultural relations between India and Rwanda,” Modi tweeted just before his departure.

Prime Minister Modi arrived here yesterday on the first leg of his three-nation Africa tour, becoming the first Indian premier to visit the East African country.He also addressed a gathering of the Indian community here.India will soon open a High Commission in Rwanda as part of New Delhi’s efforts to bolster the strategic partnership with the fast-developing East African country.