Modi leaves for Indonesia


New Delhi, May 29: Prime Minister Narendra Modi left on Tuesday for Indonesia on a five-day three-nation tour of Southeast Asia that will take him to Malaysia and Singapore. “PM @narendramodi emplanes for Jakarta. He will be visiting Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore in the next few days,” the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) tweeted. “During these visits, he will be attending a wide range of programmes including talks with world leaders, interactions with students and top CEOs,” it said. In a pre-departure statement here on Monday Modi said he was “confident that my visit to Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore will provide a further boost to our Act East Policy and enhance our relations and engagements with all the three countries”. (IANS)