Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke with King Charles III of the United Kingdom and the two discussed issues such as climate action, conservation of biodiversity and innovative solutions for financing energy transition, the PM's office said.
"It was a pleasure to speak with His Majesty King Charles III on issues of mutual interest, including environmental protection, climate resilience, and the Commonwealth. Also discussed the priorities of India's G20 Presidency, and the potential of Mission LiFE," Modi tweeted.
"A number of subjects of mutual interest were discussed during the (telephone) call, including climate action, conservation of biodiversity, innovative solutions for financing energy-transition, etc. The prime minister expressed his appreciation for His Majesty's abiding interest and advocacy on these issues," it said.
It was Prime minister's first conversation with King Charles III after he assumed the office of the Sovereign of the UK, Modi wished him a "very successful reign", the PMO statement said.
India is giving top pripority to enhance the bilateral relationship between the two countries.