Even as India-Russia ties came to spotlight during the recent signing of S-400 missile defence system, the Russia is now going all out to woo the Indians in terms of people-to-people relations.
Russian ambassador to India Nikolay Kudashev told the media persons that Russia and India are working on an agreement to jointly produce films to improve ties between their respective citizens.
Kudashev said that the two countries have an age-old history of cultural collaboration.
Kudashev went ahead and announced a grand cultural event- ‘Days of Russian Culture in India’.
He said that this event alone will bring some of the most iconic musical and art forms to India over the next two months.
It need be mentioned that even as part of BRICS arrangement, the two countries are promoting cultural and people-to-people ties more so now than ever.
He pointed out that there is an Indian channel in Russia which brings Bollywood films to viewers in the country on a daily basis and that Russian people love Indian films.>