PM Modi arrives in Austria on official visit – first by an Indian PM in 40 years

Vienna/New Delhi, (UNI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Vienna on Monday evening on an official visit, in the first such visit by an Indian Prime Minister to the European nation in over 40 years. He was welcomed at the airport by Foreign Minister Alexander Schallenberg.

PM Modi in a post on X said he is looking forward to the various programmes in Austria including his talks with Chancellor Karl Nehammer and interaction with the Indian community.

“Landed in Vienna. This visit to Austria is a special one. Our nations are connected by shared values and a commitment to a better planet. Looking forward to the various programmes in Austria including talks with Chancellor @karlnehammer, interactions with the Indian community and more

The MEA spokesperson in a post on X said:

“PM @narendramodi arrives in the historic city of Vienna on his first bilateral visit to Austria.

Welcomed by FM @a_schallenberg at the airport.

“As the two countries are celebrating 75th Anniversary of establishment of diplomatic relations this year, this momentous visit will add renewed momentum to India—Austrian ties.”

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