UN Secy Gen Ban Ki-moon to meet PM today

October 31st, 2008 - 9:06 am ICT by ANI  

Manmohan Singh

New Delhi, Oct 31 (ANI): UN Secretary General Ban Ki Moon will meet Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh here today.

He is expected to hold talks on the current global financial crisis and climate change with Indian leaders.

Issues like the situation in Pakistan, Afghanistan, Sri Lanka and Nepal will also be considered during the meeting between the two sides.

The Secretary General is also scheduled to meet President Pratibha Patil, External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee, UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi and Leader of Opposition LK Advani.

The visit comes just before the meeting of world leaders called by the US to discuss the financial meltdown that is threatening the economies of most countries. (ANI)

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