NEW DELHI: French President Francois Hollande was the guest of honour at the Indias 67th Republic Day celebrations.
He was joined by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and other top officials for the anniversary of India’s constitution taking force in 1950.
On Monday, French and Indian officials signed more than a dozen agreements including one on jointly combating terror, but stopped short of a final deal on New Delhi’s desire to purchase 36 French Rafale fighter jets. Both Modi and Hollande said they hoped a final agreement would be hammered out soon.
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