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.
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.