modi with rouhani
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who arrived in Tehran on Sunday on a two-day visit to Iran, met Iran President Hassan Rouhani Today.

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Later, the two countries signed 12 agreements, including the trilateral Chabahar Agreement, a deal which opens up a route to land-locked Afghanistan with which New Delhi has developed close security and economic ties. Click here to know the complete list: List of MOUs signed

Earlier, after his arrival on Sunday, Prime Minister Modi visited the 47-year-old Bhai Ganga Singh gurudwara in Tehran.

Prime Minister Modi also interacted with the Indian students of Kendriya Vidyalaya in a hotel in Tehran.


– Agreement to develop Chabahar port & related infra & availability of about 500 million USD from India for this,is an important milestone: Modi

– We shared concerns over radicalism & terrorism in our regions, also agreed to consult closely on combating threats of terrorism: PM

– It will be a historic occasion.It’ll open new routes for India,Iran&Afghanistan to connect among themselves: PM Modi

– Later today we will sign a trilateral transport and transit agreement in partnership with India, Iran and Afghanistan: PM Modi

– Outcomes and agreements signed today open a new chapter in our strategic partnership: Modi

– Bilateral agreement to develop Chabahar port is an important milestone: PM

– India is to proud to have stood with people of Iran during your difficult times: PM Modi

– We exchanged views on emerging regional challenges and global issues of common interest: PM

– Visiting Iran a great privilege for me. India & Iran are not new friends. Our ‘Dosti’ is as old as history: PM Modi

– Can never forget that Iran was 1st country to come forward when earthquake had struck my state of Gujarat: Modi

– For me, visiting Iran is indeed a great privilege. Our ‘dosti’ is as old as history-PM Modi

– We discussed how we can cooperate on intelligence sharing &how we can get closer to each other in our fight against terrorism-Iran President

– 2 countries discussed about political issues & how we can cooperate on intelligence sharing in our fight against terrorism: Hassan Rouhani

– We are going to put tourism very high on our agenda: Rouhani

– We discussed about tourism, also talked about courses in Hindi,Persian to be held in the 2 countries: Hassan Rouhani

– We made a decision to bring relations between our academics, universities, technology & scientific parts closer to each other: President Rouhani

– Chabahar port can serve as a point of connectivity between different countries, specially India & Afghanistan, also east of Europe: Rouhani

– Considering that both countries have an important port like Chabahar, we can have vast cooperation: President Rouhani

– Economic relationship b/w 2 countries can become much bigger compared to the past: Iranian President Hassan Rouhani