Prime Minister Narendra Modi reaches Bhutan, receives guard of honour
Prime Minister Narendra Modi received the audience with the King of Bhutan Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck in Thimphu today. He inspected the Guard of honour at Tsshichhofzong, the Presidential Palace in Thimphu.
Earlier, Mr.Modi arrived in Paro on a two-day state visit to Bhutan this noon. He was received at the Paro airport by the Bhutanese Prime Minister Dr Lotay Tshering, several senior ministers and high ranking officials.
Our Correspondent covering the Prime Minister’s visit reports that children and youth queued up with Indian and Bhutanese flags along most of the 50 kilometre-long road from Paro and Thimphu to greet the Indian Prime Minister.