According to a provisional list released by the UN of the world leaders scheduled to speak at the 74th session of the United Nations, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the annual UN General Assembly (UNGA) session on September 28,
He is also expected to attend multiple high-level summits on the margins of the General Assembly session during his visit to New York.
As prime minister, Modi had given his maiden address at the UNGA in 2014. His address to the world leaders at the UN in September will be his first after winning a second term as prime minister in a resounding electoral victory in May, reported PTI.
The General Debate will be started on September 24 and run through September 30.
US President Donald Trump, who had delivered his first address to global leaders in 2017, will address the session on September 24.
The UN will also host the Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) Summit on September 24 and 25. The world leaders will gather at the UN Headquarters to follow up and comprehensively review progress in the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for sustainable development and the 17 SDGs.