Modi accorded ceremonial welcome in Tokyo
Posted on Sep 01 2014 | IANS
Tokyo, Sep 1 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi was Monday accorded a ceremonial welcome here on the second full day of his five-day visit to Japan.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe formally welcomed Modi at the Akasaka Palace, one of the two state guest houses in Tokyo. A guard of honour was presented to the Indian leader.
Following the ceremony, summit-level talks both in restricted format and delegation level between Modi and Abe are scheduled to start.
Agreements decided on earlier will be signed following this.