New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) India and Turkmenistan will hold bilateral talks on Monday to boost economic and technological ties between the two countries, it was announced here on Sunday.

Turkmenistan’s Foreign Affairs Minister Rashid Meredov is on a three-day visit to India from August 13 to 15 on the invitation of External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj.

Along with Swaraj, he will co-chair the sixth meeting of the Turkmenistan-India Intergovernmental Commission on trade, economic, scientific and technological cooperation, a statement from the External Affairs Ministry said.

During the visit, Meredov will also have a series of other meetings and will review the entire gamut of bilateral relations, the statement added.

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