India's Modi may visit Russia in July, Russian state news agency says

FILE PHOTO: Russian President Putin meets with Indian Prime Minister Modi on the sidelines of the SCO summit in Bishkek

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia and India are preparing a visit to Russia by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Russian state news agency RIA quoted a Kremlin aide as saying on Tuesday.

RIA quoted a diplomatic source as saying Modi may visit in July. The Kremlin said in March that Modi had an open invitation to come to Russia and that a meeting with President Vladimir Putin would take place.

(Reporting by Reuters)