PM Narendra Modi had flown to Bhutan on a two-day visit this Saturday. The sole aim of this trip is to enhance the bilateral ties with our neighbour in Himalayas.
This is the second official visit of PM to Bhutan and his first in his second tenure as Prime Minister.
MEA spokesperson Raveesh Kumar made the official announcement on Twitter, "A central pillar of our 'Neighbourhood First' policy. Continuing the high-level exchanges between the two countries, PM @narendramodi departs for #Bhutan on a two-day visit. This is PM's second visit to Bhutan and the first since his re-election."
The Prime Minister is supposed to arrive at the Paro International Airport and from there he will officially kick start his sojourn by visiting Simtokha Dzong, the famous monastery of Bhutan built by Ngawang Namgyal ,the unifier of Bhutan.
On this two-day visit, PM will receive audiences with Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck, the King of Bhutan and the fourth King of Bhutan, Jigme Singye Wangchuck. He is also supposed to hold talks with Dr Lotay Tshering, his Bhutanese counterpart.