External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar unveiled a statue of Mahatma Gandhi on the occasion of his 150th birth anniversary at the Indian Embassy premises here. Jaishankar came here on a two-day visit on Tuesday. The purpose of his visit is to finalize preparations for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s forthcoming visit to Russia. This is Jaishankar’s first visit to Russia after becoming foreign minister.
The Indian embassy here tweeted a tweet, “Foreign Minister S Jaishankar unveiled a statue of Mahatma Gandhi on the occasion of his 150th birth anniversary in the embassy premises here. Gandhi was inspired and influenced by the Russian writer-philosopher Leo Tolstoy.