Apart from Modi, National Security Advisor (NSA) Ajit Doval, External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar, Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale were also present during the talks.
The meeting is scheduled to last for nearly three hours and is likely to focus on border security issues, trade, issues pertaining to terrorism and culture issues.
Confusion prevails as vehicles plying on arterial roads were diverted without prior notice
Modi-Xi summit keeps security personnel on their toes; TN political leaders line up to welcome Chinese prez
Walls around Gate-5 of the airport are now covered with paintings highlighting India-China cultural ties, say sources. Beautification works around the airport are also nearly complete.
Time, full moon day, season all in stone; spruced up Pallava era sculptures ready for Modi, Xi visit
As PM Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping are set to visit the over 1,000-year-old monuments, a deeper study of the scintillating sculptures brings out the brilliance of its creators.
Nathula Garrison Commander A S Dadwal led the delegation of the Indian Army officers to the Chinese side of the border at Nathula pass around 10 am.
'Step against territorial sovereignty': China opposes Indian decision to make Ladakh Union Territory
China has always objected to the Indian side drawing China's territory in the western section of the China-India border into India's administrative jurisdiction
In a probe, DGTR will determine the existence, degree and effect of alleged dumping and recommend the amount of anti-dumping duty.
Despite being attacked on the way by leeches and other blood-sucking insects, the team dropped near Indo-China border, a month back kept, walking for three days to be eventually rescued by the police.
A lot will depend on the flexibility they while discussing their concerns and the willingness to agree to disagree over certain issues.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will leave for China on Thursday evening to attend an informal summit, to be hosted by Chinese President Xi Jinping in Wuhan city on April 27 and 28.
External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj's upcoming visit will enhance political trust with India: China
During their talks, Wang and Swaraj will exchange views on bilateral ties, international and regional issues of mutual concern, the Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson said.
PM Narendra Modi speaks to Chinese President Xi Jinping over phone, congratulates on his re-election
India and China are currently making diplomatic efforts to improve the relations in the aftermath of the 73-day long standoff at Dokalam in Sikkim section.
Sitharaman, who was speaking at the CNN-NEWS 18 Rising India Summit, said that India has established a process of engagements with China at various levels.