During his two-day visit to India, Vladimir
Putin took part in Russian-Indian talks and in the eighth BRICS summit. The meetings resulted in the signing of a number of joint documents.
Mr Putin also had bilateral contacts
with the BRICS heads of state and government and members of the BRICS Business
Following the summit, the President spoke with
Russian journalists and took part in a joint meeting of the BRICS leaders with
the heads of delegations of BIMSTEC (Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation) member-states.