The visit of Russian President Vladimir Putin in Goa began with the unexpected: due to the bad weather he had to spend several hours in Mumbai.
Russian President Vladimir Putin immediately after the CSTO summit in Yerevan flew to Goa for the BRICS summit.
However, the plane with the Russian leader had to land in Mumbai. As reported the press Secretary of the Russian President, Dmitry Peskov, the venue of the Russian-Indian talks and BRICS summit was thick fog
“The President spent four hours in Mumbai,” said a Kremlin spokesman, adding that Putin flew at the first opportunity in the early morning.
Currently, the BRICS summit began, RIA Novosti reported. On Saturday morning, Putin holds a personal meeting with the Prime Minister of India Narendra modi, then the negotiations will continue with the participation of delegations of the two countries.