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Prime Minister Narendra Modi being accorded welcome on his arrival at Entebbe International Airport, in Uganda.

The memorial is the final resting place for more than 250,000 victims of the genocide against the Tutsi - the principal ethnic community in Rwanda.Prime Minister Narendra Modi visits the Kigali Genocide Memorial Centre, in Rwanda on Tuesday, July 24, 2018.

The function held at Kololo Ceremonial Grounds was also attended by President Museveni.

He said Uganda, also known as "Pearl of Africa", is a land of vast beauty, great wealth of resources and rich heritage.

The Prime Minister said, India will build a Mahatma Gandhi Heritage Centre at the site in Jinja where a statue of the Father of the nation stands. He recalled the historical links between the two countries, including the struggle against colonialism.

As we work together for prosperity, we have stood together for peace.

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PM Modi said India and Uganda should strengthen cooperation in the field of military training.

He said today India is among the fastest growing economies in the world.

Mr Modi asserted that numerous "Made-in-India" products, including cars and smartphones, are today exported to nations from whom the country used to import.

President Museveni meets indian delegation.

Noting that the trade between India and Africa has witnessed a 32 per cent increase, Modi said Asia and Africa are better positioned in the new world order.

Uganda has always been close to our hearts and will remain.

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"India will assist Uganda in training, capacity building, infrastructure development, IT and development initiatives", he said. In the future, we will continue our cooperation in accordance with Ugandan requirements and priorities. Modi said with Uganda, India has deepened its partnership and engagement across the vast expanse of Africa.

The Prime Minister thanked President Museveni for re-embracing the Indian community. Another $200 million of soft loans will be announced during the Indian premier's visit, which will be utilised for industrial parks, special economic zones and agriculture projects. He also announced to provide vehicles and ambulances for the Ugandan force as well as civilian use. Our relations in Trade and Investment are getting stronger.

Six other agreements were also signed between both countries.

There more than 30,000 Indians living in Uganda and some of them have been pushing to be recognised as one of the tribes here. Indian Vice President Hamid Ansari had visited Uganda in February a year ago.

"A historic visit starts with a special gesture".

Tomorrow morning, I will get the good fortune of addressing the Parliament of Uganda.

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Mr Museveni said: "On the side of healthcare, the prime minister is proposing that some Indian groups come and invest here in healthcare". Both governments have the responsibility to fulfill the aspirations of the youth.

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