New Delhi: India hosts G20 Summit in the presence of more than 25 world leaders

More than 25 world leaders, including US President Joe Biden and UK PM Rishi Sunak, are participating in the two-day G20 Summit at the Bharat Mandapam Convention Centre in New Delhi, starting today.

India's mega G20 Summit commenced in New Delhi on Saturday.Photo Courtesy: PIB India X page

The world leaders started arriving in India yesterday for the crucial geopolitical summit, which Indian PM Narendra Modi said, will chart a new path in human-centric and inclusive development. Narendra Modi arrived at the Convention Centre today to welcome the guests.

The Prime Minister last evening met US President Joe Biden at his official residence in New Delhi for bilateral discussions, shortly after Biden landed in New Delhi for the G20 Summit. A joint statement was issued after their meeting.

Biden's plane - Air Force One - touched down at Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport shortly before 7pm.

The Prime Minister's Office shared photos of the two leaders holding talks on "a wide range of issues (that) will further deepen the bond between India and the US".

Also Read: G20 Summit: Biden and Modi hold bilateral talks; US and India plan to send Indian astronaut to ISS next year

Calling their meeting 'productive', PM Modi said, "We were able to discuss numerous topics which will further economic and people-to-people linkages between India and USA. The friendship between our nations will continue to play a great role in furthering global good."

Heads of state, top officials from the European Union, invited guest countries, and 14 heads of international organisations are attending the G20 Summit.

C to I News Desk
C to I News Desk – CtoI

Singapore-headquartered online media company targeting Indians Diaspora across Singapore, US, UK, UAE and India. Connected to India covers developments around NRIs. Covers arts, political, sports, finance, entrepreneurship, business, movies, dramas, entertainment and other news for Indians living worldwide.


Which team do you think will win IPL 2023?

  • Chennai Super Kings
  • Royal Challengers Bangalore
  • Mumbai Indians
  • Gujarat Titans
  • Kolkata Knight Riders
  • Delhi Capitals
  • Sunrisers Hyderabad
  • Lucknow Super Giants
  • Royal Challengers Bangalore
  • Punjab Kings
Write your story

Contribute an Article

Learn more