Modi to visit Japan for state funeral of Shinzo Abe

Modi will also separately meet Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida, the statement added. Abe, the longest-serving leader of modern Japan, was gunned down in July while campaigning for a parliamentary election.
Shinzo Abe honored at funeral in Tokyo temple as Japan mourns
Shinzo Abe honored at funeral in Tokyo temple as Japan mournsReuters

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Japan on Sept. 27 to attend the state funeral of former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, the Indian government said on Thursday.

Modi will also separately meet Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida, the statement added. Abe, the longest-serving leader of modern Japan, was gunned down in July while campaigning for a parliamentary election.

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