New Delhi: External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar will visit Tokyo, Japan from 6-7 October 2020 for bilateral consultations with the Japanese Foreign Minister, officials said on Tuesday.
The two Ministers are expected to discuss bilateral and regional issues of mutual interest.
During the visit, the External Affairs Minister will also participate in the Second India-Australia-Japan-USA Ministerial Meeting on 6 October, 2020, in which the Foreign Ministers of the respective countries will participate, read a statement issued by the Ministry of External Affairs.
The Foreign Ministers shall discuss the post-Covid 19 international order and the need for a coordinated response to the various challenges emerging from the pandemic.
"They will also discuss regional issues and collectively affirm the importance of maintaining a free, open and inclusive Indo-Pacific," it said.
External Affairs Minister will also hold bilateral consultations with the Foreign Ministers of Australia and the United States of America during his visit to Japan.