Modi tweeted, “Glad to talk to Rishi Sunak in the present day. Congratulated him on assuming cost as U.Ok. PM. We’ll work collectively to additional strengthen our Complete Strategic Partnership. We additionally agreed on the significance of early conclusion of a complete and balanced FTA.”
Sunak responded, “Thanks Prime Minister Narendra Modi on your form phrases as I get began in my new position. The U.Ok. and India share a lot. I am enthusiastic about what our two nice democracies can obtain as we deepen our safety, defence and financial partnership within the months & years forward.”
India and Britain launched negotiations for the free-trade settlement in January with an purpose to conclude talks by Diwali however the deadline was missed as a consequence of a scarcity of consensus on points.