Tokyo: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is on a three-day visit to Japan, took a ride on the famous Shinkansen bullet train in Tokyo today.
Accompanied by his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe, PM Modi travelled to Kobe by the train.
"Putting #IndiaJapan relations on the fast track! PM @narendramodi and PM @AbeShinzo arrive at Tokyo Station to board the Shinkansen," External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup tweeted.
"A unique friendship on a unique train journey. PM @narendramodi and PM @AbeShinzo inside the Shinkansen bullet train to Kobe," Mr Swarup said in another tweet accompanied by a picture of the two leaders inside the train.
The same technology will be deployed for the Mumbai-Ahmedabad High-Speed Railway.
Today is the last day of the three-day summit.
PM Modi, who arrived in Tokyo on Thursday, started Friday by calling on Japanese Emperor Akihito.
This is his second visit to Japan in two years.