Ministry of External Affairs of the Republic of India

10/31/2019 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 10/30/2019 23:34

Meeting of Council of Heads of Government (CHG) of SCO, Tashkent (November 1-2, 2019)

Hon'ble Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh will represent India in the meeting of Council of Heads of Government (CHG) of SCO in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, on 1-2 November 2019.

2.​ This will be the third CHG meeting after India became member of SCO. The last two CHG meetings were held on 30 November - 1 December 2017, in Sochi, Russia, and on 11-12 October 2018 in Dushanbe, Tajikistan.

3.​ India is actively engaged in various SCO cooperation activities/dialogue mechanisms in the region as well as to further develop multilateral cooperation within the SCO framework.

4.​ The leaders participating in the Meeting are expected to focus their discussions on the multilateral economic cooperation/economic development in the SCO region.

5.​ On the sidelines of CHG meeting, Hon'ble RM's programme in Tashkent will include bilateral meeting(s).

New Delhi
October 31, 2019