British Prime Minister Theresa May, on her first bilateral visit to Delhi, insisted on strengthening trade ties with India.
She announced that the travel for Indians to the UK would be made easy.
Ms. May in her speech at India-UK TECH summit said Britain would offer expedited clearance at the UK borders under a Registered Traveller Scheme to business travelers from India.
She also said that Britain is working on economic and social reforms and Indian investment is helping them diversify their economy.
PM Modi said, “It is vital that India and UK, two countries linked by history, work together to define the knowledge economy of the 21st century”.
Today Ms. May and PM Modi will hold bilateral talks and are expected to discuss possible free trade deal between the two countries.