Russian Defence Minister General of the Army Sergei Shoigu has arrived in Delhi in order to head the 16th session of the Russian-Indian intergovernmental commission for military and technical cooperation with the Head of the Indian military department Manohar Parrikar.
The members of the commission are to sum up results of the last year work, and assign high-priority tasks in the field of military and technical cooperation of two countries.
The sides are also to discuss issues of enhancing bilateral cooperation in accordance to agreements, which had been achieved in course of the visit of the President of the Russian Federation to India on October 15-16, 2016.
Moreover, they will also exchange opinions on issues of regional security.
On Wednesday, the Minister of Defence General of the Army Sergei Shoigu is holding negotiations in the field of defence with his Indian counterpart.