Modi says desires to make India a $5 trillion economic system by 2024


FILE PHOTO: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi speaks to Russian President Vladimir Putin throughout their assembly on the sideline of the 11th version of the BRICS Summit, in Brasilia, Brazil November 13, 2019. Pavel Golovkin/Pool through Information

BRASILIA (Information) – India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi stated that his nation goals to be a $5 trillion economic system by 2024, in remarks to leaders at a summit of BRICS main rising economies on Wednesday.

India’s GDP in 2018 was $2.6 trillion. Modi stated that BRICS targets for funding and commerce should be extra bold and that he welcomes recommendations to additional scale back commerce prices.

Reporting by Jake Spring; Enhancing by Sandra Maler