Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi arrives in New Delhi on Sunday as the Special Envoy of President, Xi Jinping. Responding exclusively to Ananth Krishnan by e-mail, Mr. Wang said the Chinese leadership was keen to deepen ties with the new government in New Delhi under Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He expressed confidence that both sides could address differences over the boundary dispute. Excerpts.
As a new government takes office in New Delhi, this is the first high-level visit from China. How does China view the future of working with the government under Prime Minister Modi?