New Delhi, Sept 8: International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Kristalina Ivanova Georgieva on Friday arrived at the national capital and was seen shaking a leg to Sambalpuri song during the reception.
After arriving in New Delhi, Georgieva was welcomed with a Sambalpuri dance performance. Upon seeing them, Georgieva also grooved a few steps.
Meanwhile, several world leaders are scheduled to arrive in the national capital to participate in the historic G20 Summit in New Delhi to be chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. US President Joe Biden also left for India on Thursday.
With the G20 Leaders' Summit scheduled to commence from Saturday, PM Modi will hold bilateral meetings with more than 15 world leaders, sources said.
On Friday, he will hold bilateral meetings with leaders of Mauritius, Bangladesh and the US at his official residence, 7, Lok Kalyan Marg.
On Saturday, in addition to the G20 meetings, the Prime Minister will hold bilateral meetings with the UK, Japan, Germany and Italy.
On September 10, he will hold a working lunch meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron.
He will do a pull aside meeting with Canada and bilateral meetings with Comoros, Turkey, the UAE, South Korea, European Union and European Commission, Brazil and Nigeria, sources informed further.