PM Modi to hold meeting with Pope in Vatican today

Rome, Oct 30: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold a one-on-one meeting with Pope Francis on Saturday in Vatican City ahead of the delegation-level talks during which they are expected to discuss a range of areas of interests in terms of the general global perspectives and issues such as COVID-19, news agency PTI reported.

“The Prime Minister will have a separate call. He will be meeting his Holiness on a one-on-one basis. And that could, after a certain period of time, be followed up by delegation-level talks,” Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla told reporters on Friday while briefing the details of the Prime Minister’s engagements in Italy.

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