The assembly shall be attended by the heads of presidency of the SCO member states, observer states and secretary-general of the SCO
Exterior Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar will symbolize India at a gathering of the Council of Heads of Authorities of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) on Thursday.
The assembly is predicted to deliberate on a spread of urgent regional points, together with the scenario in Afghanistan.
“The twentieth Assembly of SCO Council of Heads of Authorities (CHG) shall be held on November 25 in Nur-Sultan in digital format underneath the chairmanship of Kazakhstan,” the Ministry of Exterior Affairs (MEA) mentioned.
“Exterior Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar will symbolize India within the assembly,” it mentioned in a press release.
The SCO-CHG assembly is held yearly and focuses on the commerce and financial agenda of the bloc and to approve its annual finances.
The assembly shall be attended by the heads of presidency of the SCO member states, observer states and secretary-general of the SCO. The manager director of the SCO Regional Anti-Terrorist Construction (RATS), Turkmenistan and different invited company are additionally anticipated to attend the assembly.
“India is actively engaged in numerous SCO actions/dialogue mechanisms within the area in addition to different multilateral cooperation throughout the SCO framework,” the MEA mentioned.
The SCO was based at a summit in Shanghai in 2001 by the presidents of Russia, China, the Kyrgyz Republic, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan.
Through the years, it has emerged as one of many largest trans-regional worldwide organisations. India and Pakistan grew to become its everlasting members in 2017.