The External Affairs Minister of India Sushma Swaraj will visit Kyrgyzstan on August 3-4. Hindustan Times reported.
As a part of three-nation Central Asian tour, the minister plans to visit Kazakhstan (August 2-3), Kyrgyzstan (August 3-4) and Uzbekistan (August 4-5.)
As it was noted, the aim of the tour is to step up India’s engagements with a region that is critical to the country in terms of both trade and resources.
«The visit will provide an opportunity to hold in-depth discussions with the political leadership on a wide range of global, regional and bilateral issues,» said a ministry official.
Sushma Swaraj will hold a bilateral meeting with her counterparts Kairat Abdrakhmanov of Kazakhstan, Erlan Abdyldaev of the Kyrgyz republic, and Abdulaziz Kamilov of Uzbekistan.