Chinese President Xi Jinping arrives in Chennai for 2-day ‘informal summit’

Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived at the Chennai International Airport on Friday to kick start an ‘informal’ summit with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Mamallapuram, a coastal town located about 56 kilometres south of Chennai.

  • Tamil Nadu, Oct 11 (ANI): Chinese President Xi Jinping being felicitated by Governor of Tamil Nadu Banwari Lal Purohit on his arrival at Chennai airport on Friday. (ANI Photo)

  • Tamil Nadu, Oct 11 (ANI): Chinese President Xi Jinping shakes hand with Governor of Tamil Nadu Banwari Lal Purohit on his arrival as Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu Edappadi K. Palaniswami looks on, in Chennai on Friday. (ANI Photo)

  • Tamil Nadu, Oct 11 (ANI): Chinese President Xi Jinping waves as he arrives for the 2nd informal summit with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Mahabalipuram on Friday. (ANI Photo)

  • Tamil Nadu, Oct 11 (ANI): Chinese President Xi Jinping waves as he arrives for the informal summit at Chennai airport on Friday. (ANI Photo)

  • Tamil Nadu, Oct 11 (ANI): Chinese President Xi Jinping shakes hand with Governor of Tamil Nadu Banwari Lal Purohit on his arrival as Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu Edappadi K. Palaniswami looks on, at Chennai airport on Friday. (ANI Photo)

  • Tamil Nadu, Oct 11 (ANI): Chinese President Xi Jinping being welcomed on his arrival, at Chennai airport on Friday. (ANI Photo)

  • Tamil Nadu, Oct 11 (ANI): Chinese President Xi Jinping waves the artists performing for his welcome, at Chennai airport on Friday. (ANI Photo)

  • Tamil Nadu, Oct 11 (ANI): Chinese President Xi Jinping waves the artists performing for his welcome, at Chennai airport on Friday. (ANI Photo)

  • Tamil Nadu, Oct 11 (ANI): Chinese President Xi Jinping being welcomed by priests on his arrival at Chennai airport on Friday. (ANI Photo)