Informal summit will spur closer India-China development partnership: Manish Chand second informal summit between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping is set to infuse a new life and energy in the India-China partnership.

Speaking to ABP Live news channel, Manish Chand, Editor-in-Chief, India Writes Network and India and the World magazine, said that the second summit in Mahabalipuram will focus on a cluster of issues, including maintaining peace and tranquillity on the border, concrete initiatives to reduce trade deficit and enhancing people-to-people and cultural contacts. Mr Chand also underlined that the second summit will lead to forging of closer development and economic partnership between the two Asian giants. The video of the interview can be accessed at: