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New Delhi: UNGA President elect Miroslav Lajcak calls on Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi on Aug 28, 2017. (Photo: IANS/PIB) by .
UNGA President elect Miroslav Lajcak calls on Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi (Photo: IANS/PIB)

President-elect of the UN General Assembly Miroslav Lajcak met Prime Minister Narendra Modi here in New Delhi and discussed the need for stronger UN action on major global challenges, including terrorism, and the reform of the global body….reports Asian Lite News

New Delhi: UNGA President elect Miroslav Lajcak calls on Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi on Aug 28, 2017. (Photo: IANS/PIB) by .
UNGA President elect Miroslav Lajcak calls on Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi (Photo: IANS/PIB)

Modi also congratulated Lajcak on his election to the post of President of the 72nd session of the UNGA, a PMO release said.

Lajcak, who is Slovakia’s Minister of Foreign and European Affairs, shared his priorities for the upcoming UNGA and Modi assured him of India’s full and constructive cooperation in discharging his new responsibilities.

“They both discussed the need for stronger UN action on major global challenges including terrorism, United Nations reform, implementation of Sustainable Development Goals and climate change,” the release said.