CCTV News (News Broadcast): President Xi Jinping arrived in Chennai on a special plane on November 11 and attended the second informal meeting of Chinese and Indian leaders at the invitation of Prime Minister Modi of the Republic of India.
Accompanied by Ding Xuexiang, Yang Jiechi, Wang Yi and he Lifeng arrived on the same plane.
Sun Weidong, Chinese Ambassador to India, also greeted him at the airport.
Xi Jinping drove away from the airport to the urban area. Many local students and masses gathered around the streets, waved the flag of China and India, held pictures of President Xi Jinping and Premier Modi, cheered China India friendship and expressed warm welcome to President Xi Jinping.
Xi Jinping will also pay a state visit to Nepal after his trip to India.