Sushma Swaraj arrives in Sochi for Shanghai Cooperation Organisation
New Delhi: Exterior Affairs Minister (EAM) Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday arrived in Russia`s Sochi to signify India on the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO).
The SCO Summit will likely be held on November 30 and December 1.
EAM Swaraj may have bilateral conferences with a number of leaders on the sidelines of the summit.
Swaraj will attend the restricted assembly of the heads of delegations on December 1, which will likely be adopted by the preliminary periods.
She may even attend the reception hosted by Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev on the identical night.
In June, India together with Pakistan had turn into a full- fledged member of the SCO.
India`s membership was strongly pushed by Russia, whereas Pakistan`s entry into the grouping was backed by China.
Swaraj will return again to India on December 2.Prime Minister Narendra Modi had attended the SCO summit in June in Astana, the capital metropolis of Kazakhstan.