India and the US are exploring the likelihood of a go to by US Secretary of State Antony Blinken to India and it might happen as early as subsequent week.
It is learnt that either side are within the course of of finalising the dates and different related particulars of the go to that may be Blinken’s first journey to the nation because the US Secretary of State.
There was, nonetheless, no official touch upon such a go to.
It is known that the main target of the go to could be to organize grounds for an in-person summit of leaders of the Quad grouping comprising India, Japan, Australia and the US in Washington later this yr.
Blinken could be the second high-ranking Biden administration official to go to India because it got here to energy in January.
US Defence Secretary Lloyd J Austin paid a three-day go to to India in March to additional increase bilateral defence and safety ties.
Austin’s go to to India got here days after the highest management of the Quad grouping of India, the US, Japan and Australia vowed to broaden their cooperation within the Indo-Pacific area at a digital summit hosted by President Joe Biden.