Putin will arrive in Delhi today for the 21st annual India-Russia summit.
India and Russia expected to sign an agreement to produce 7.5 lakh AK-203 assault rifles for the Indian Army. The rifle will be made in a new plant in Uttar Pradesh under the 'Make in India' programme. Over the course of ten years, 60,14,427 AK-203 rifles will be produced for India's armed forces.
Russian President Vladimir Putin is set to arrive in India today for the 21st annual India-Russia summit, which will be hosted by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The annual summit provides an opportunity for both leaders to rebalance their long-standing relationship.
During the summit, Prime Minister Modi and Russian President Putin will review the prospects of bilateral relations and discuss ways to strengthen the two countries' strategic partnerships.