Mr. Chandy is the first chief minister from a Congress-ruled state to meet Mr. Modi.

Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Monday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi, a statement said.

Mr. Chandy called on Mr. Modi at his South Block office and it was a “courtesy call”, the Prime Minister’s Office said in the statement.

Mr. Chandy is the first chief minister from a Congress-ruled state to meet Mr. Modi.

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