India's Foreign Minister leaves today (Wednesday) for a visit to Burma.
Natwar Singh is expected to meet with head of state Than Shwe, as well as Prime Minister Soe Win. India's foreign ministry said in a statement that Mr. Singh will also meet with his Burmese counterpart, U Nyan Win, to discuss bilateral, regional, and global issues of mutual concern.
Mr. Singh is also expected to visit with the Indian community in the central Burmese city of Mandalay.
Information for this report isprovided by AFP.