India extends 1.4 billion dollars to Maldives in aid
Tuesday, December 18, 2018, 9:11 AM
PM Modi announced $1.4 billion financial assistance to Maldives after he held extensive talks with President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih during which both-sides vowed to deepen security cooperation in Indian Ocean region. The two-countries also inked four-pacts, including one on visa facilitation. "We held successful talks in a cordial atmosphere. We vowed to strengthen ties," Modi said in his press-statement, with Solih by his side.