Modi hopes to meet with Putin at the G20 summit in Argentina

© RIA Novosti / Maxim to Aminopherase in Photobacterium of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin and Prime Minister of the Republic of India Narendra modi during a meeting at the Hyderabad Palace in new Delhi. Archival photoModi hopes to meet with Putin at the G20 summit in Argentina© RIA Novosti / Maxim to Aminopherase the image Bank

Prime Minister Narendra modi is expected to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the summit of «big twenty» in the Argentine capital, said on Wednesday the Indian Ambassador in Russia, Bala Venkatesh Varma.

«Of course, Prime Minister modi and President Vladimir Putin will meet in Buenos Aires on the sidelines of the G20 summit,» said Varma at a meeting with Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on international Affairs Konstantin Kosachev.

«We have a very intensive schedule of meetings, and we have reasons,» added Varma, explaining that the agenda of bilateral contacts covers various areas, including «military, nuclear, space» and other.