Brazilian President will be Chief Guest of Republic Day 2020: Modi met Jair Bolsonaro

71st Republic Day 2020- The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) has confirmed that Prime Minister Narendra Modi invited the President of Brazil to the Republic Day 2020 & he has accepted the invitation. The Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro accepted the invitation with pleasure at the sidelines of BRICS2019 & he is now chief guest of 71st Indian Republic Day 2020. Prime Minster earlier met the Brazilian President during BRICS20 and invited him on 26 January, both agreed on several cooperation agreements and discussed several issues at delegation level meeting at sidelines of BRICS. Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro accepted invitation and has reached New Delhi on a Four-day long visit as Chief Guest of Republic Day 2020, confirmed MEA Govt of India. 

President of Brazil Jair Messias Bolsonaro is on a state visit to India from 24-27 January 2020 at the invitation of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. President Bolsonaro will be the Chief Guest at India’s 71st Republic Day Parade on 26 January. (file pic)

Brazilian President's Visit- Jair Bolsonaro met Modi

On Saturday Prime Minister Narendra Modi met the Brazilian President and ahead of Republic Day 2020 Parade.In 11th BRICS summit is being held in Brazil & Brazilian President was invited by PM on 71st Republic Day as chief Guest and he accepted. PM Modi also thanked President Jair Bolsonaro for providing vis-free-travel to Indians in Brazil. Both leaders also discussed the trade and other bilateral issues in meeting. 

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Chief Guest at India’s 71st Republic Day Parade on 26 January will be President of Brazil Jair Messias Bolsonaro. He will be on a state visit to India from 24-27 January 2020.

Brazil President received Ceremonial reception at Rashtrapati Bhawan
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Brazil President received Ceremonial reception at Rashtrapati Bhawan

On Saturday Brazilian President Jair Messias Bolsonaro received ceremonial reception at Rashtrapati Bhawan. Bolsonaro will be the chief guest of Republic Day and he is on a four day long visit to India. The entire delegation has scheduduled several meetings with Indian leaders including PM Modi. Brazillian President's visit is to strengthening bilateral relations in several fields including Agriculture, defence and energy.

Brazilian President met Modi ahead of Republic Day
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Brazilian President met Modi ahead of Republic Day

President of Brazil, Jair Messias Bolsonaro meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Brazilian President is on a 4 day visit to India with delegation. Ahead of 71st Republic Day Parade he met PM Modi on Saturday

Chief Guest of 71st India Republic Day
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Chief Guest of 71st India Republic Day

Government Officials have confirmed that Brazilian President Jair Messias Bolsonaro will be Chief Guest of 26 January Republic Day of India.