Prime Minister Narendra Modi has concluded his three-day visit to Japan that included signing of a landmark civil nuclear deal and nine other agreements between the two countries in various fields. In a message posted by External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson, Vikas Swarup, on twitter, he mentioned “Sayonara Japan! An important friendship stands strengthened as PM @narendramodi enplanes from Osaka for the journey back to Delhi.”
In his visit, Modi addressed a luncheon gathering of business leaders in Kobe, a city on Osaka Bay, after he travelled with his Japanese counterpart, Shinzo Abe, in Japan’s famed high-speed Shinkansen bullet train that is being introduced in India on the Mumbai-Ahmedabad stretch. India and Japan signed 10 pacts covering a range of areas such as boosting Japanese investment in infrastructure, railways, and for cooperation in space and agriculture, as part of agreements to bolster bilateral ties.