Team Blitz India
NEW DELHI: French President Emmanuel Macron and Prime Minister Narendra Modi are likely to use UPI for transactions in Hawa Mahal, Jaipur on January 25. President Macron will land in Rajasthan’s capital in the afternoon, after which he will head towards Amber Fort.
At Amber Fort, he will receive a cultural welcome and will also witness a small exhibition of local artefacts at Amber Fort’s Diwan-i-Khas. Post his visit to Amber Fort, the French President will dash towards Jantar Mantar, where he will be greeted by Prime Minister Modi and shown the ancient Indian astronomical prowess.
At Hawa Mahal, both leaders will shop at local shops, and transactions are likely to be done through UPI. After finishing the Shobha Yatra, President Macron will head towards Rambagh Palace, where he will be hosted for a dinner by Prime Minister Modi.
Macron will head directly to Jaipur airport to emplane for Delhi, as he is the chief guest on Republic Day. Macron’s visit caps the 25th-anniversary celebrations of the India-France Strategic Partnership.