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Vaccines Needed, Canada Now Backs PM Modi On Farmer Protests

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Canadian PM Justin Trudeau has "commended" India for choosing "the path of dialogue, as befitting a democracy" during his telephonic conversation with PM Narendra Modi, the External Affairs Ministry said in a statement on February 12.
The two leaders spoke over telephone on Wednesday, covering a range of issues including the coronavirus crisis.
"On the farmers' protests, Prime Minister Trudeau commended efforts of the government of India to choose the path of dialogue as befitting in democracy," MEA Spokesperson Anurag Srivastava replied to a question at a media briefing. "He (Trudeau) also acknowledged the responsibility of his government in providing protection to Indian diplomatic premises and personnel in Canada.”