In their talks, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar and his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov also discussed the proposed free trade pact between India and the Eurasian Economic Union.
Russ ian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov will begin his visit to India on Monday and set the ball rolling for a possible visit by President Vladimir Putin for the India-Russia summit.
Shringla, who arrived in Moscow on his first foreign visit this year, called on Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and conveyed greetings of External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar.
It said the Indian delegation at the director general-level meeting briefed the Russian side on India's priorities during its UNSC tenure.
Kudashev further said that the bilateral commission for military cooperation between the two nations could be convened during early 2021.
We have reached advanced-level exercises with India as well, said Russia Deputy Envoy Roman N Babushkin.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said the West is seeking to reinstate the unipolar world order that would include all states but for Russia and China with which it would deal later.
Last year, India made the first tranche of payment of around USD 800 million to Russia for the missile systems.
A news report said that the Indian Army has a requirement for around 770,000 AK-47 203 rifles, of which 100,000 will be imported and the rest will be manufactured in India.
As part of the Indra Navy exercise, a plethora of maritime drills such as gun firing on surface and aerial targets, tracking exercises and replenishment at sea approaches are planned.
Chinese Defence Minister Gen Wei Fenghe is expected to attend the SCO meeting.
RDIF CEO Kirill Dmitriev said that several nations are interested in the production of the vaccine from countries in Latin America, Asia and the Middle East.
Currently, the five veto-wielding permanent members of the United Nations Security Council are China, France, Russia, the UK, and the US.
In the clip, Putin can be seen looking at the video of the devotional song with keen interest.
Responding to a query on impact of anti-Russia sanctions on India after the conclusion of the S-400 contract, the US embassy spokesperson said, it cannot prejudge any sanctions decisions.