Canada PM Trudeau in India for 7 days to Strengthen Ties

Justin Trudeau the Prime Minister of Canada will be arriving in India on Saturday. Preceding his arrival, the National Security Advisors of both the countries have met to set everything in order before the meeting of Narendra Modi and Justin Trudeau.

Canada PM Trudeau in India for 7 days to Strengthen Ties

Tie-ups on the front of Counter-terrorism and Defense mechanism will be at the center of this meeting of the two counterparts.

There are chances that the investment of Canada in India may be decreased due to lack of security. The Prime Minister of both the countries will be talking regarding this on February 23, 2018, to decide upon the Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement.

Last week, the mediators from India and Canada met to conclude upon this agreement. Since past few years, Canadian investment has been around $15 billion and this pact may enhance the investments in India.

Last year the trade between India and Canada was equivalent in import and export amounting to $4 billion on each side.

Trudeau will be visiting Ahmadabad, Agra, Amritsar and Mumbai apart from the strategic meeting with Modi in Delhi.

His itinerary will start from Agra where he will visit Taj Mahal on February 18, 2018, then to Sabarmati Ashram in Ahmadabad on the following day and a visit to Akshardham in Gandhinagar followed by an event in IIM-Ahmadabad.

His Mumbai visit will take place on February 20, where he will meet with business leaders and film industry representatives.

He will be visiting Golden Temple in Amritsar on February 21. The next day in Delhi, he will visit Jama Masjid and on February 23 his meeting with Modi will take place.

The relation between India and Canada has been on the path of improvement as Indians are the second largest immigrants in Canada and also it is becoming an education center for Indian students.

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