This will be the second CFM meeting that India will be attending as a full member of SCO. External Affairs Minister had also attended the last Council of Foreign Ministers meeting in Beijing on 23-24 April 2018.
Council of Foreign Ministers will exchange views on issues of international and regional importance.
India actively took part in various SCO dialogue mechanisms under the Chairmanship of the Kyrgyz Republic over the past year. The next SCO Summit will be held in Bishkek on 13-14 June 2019. The CFM meeting in Bishkek will review the preparations for the forthcoming SCO Summit in Bishkek on 13-14 June 2019 and also exchange views on topical issues of internationaland regional importance.
External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said in a statement, that during her visit, EAM Sushma Swaraj will also call on Kyrgyz President Sooronbay Jeenbekov and hold other bilateral meetings.