3 min read.Updated: 23 Mar 2016, 02:32 AM ISTLivemint
India has the option of pulling the plug from further investments in Saarc
Since assuming power in New Delhi, Narendra Modi and his administration have consistently focused on a “neighbourhood first" policy as far as external relations are concerned. Giving an early signal of things to come, the heads of state of all Saarc (South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation) nations were invited to Modi’s swearing-in ceremony. Modi’s first two state visits were, appropriately, to Bhutan and Nepal. Another visit to Nepal for the Saarc summit followed soon.