Union Home Minister Shri Rajnath Singh co-chaired the
first India-China High Level Meeting on Bilateral Security Cooperation with Mr.
Zhao Kezhi, State Councilor and Minister of Public Security of the People's
Republic of China today (22 October, 2018) in New Delhi. During the meeting,
the two sides discussed issues of mutual interest, including bilateral
counter-terrorism cooperation, and welcomed increased cooperation between India
and China in the area of security cooperation.
An Agreement on Security Cooperation between the
Ministry of Home Affairs of India and the Ministry of Public Security of China
was also signed by the two Ministers. The Agreement will further strengthen and
consolidate discussions and cooperation in the areas of counter-terrorism, organized
crimes, drug control and other such relevant areas.
Mr. Zhao Kezhi is on a bilateral visit to India from
21 to 25 October, 2018, during which he will also travel to Mumbai.