Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday held delegation-level talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping on the sidelines of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation summit.
At the outset, Mr Modi conveyed in advance his best wishes to the Chinese leader whose birthday falls on June 15, Saturday.
Prime Minister Modi will also hold bilateral meetings with Russia’s Vladimir Putin and President Ashraf Ghani of Afghanistan on Thursday late evening.
He will attend an informal dinner to be hosted by Kyrgyz President Jeenbekov.
The two-day SCO Council of Heads meeting will conclude on Friday.