The Vice-President of China will sign agreements marking cooperation on better river water management and cultural exchanges.
- He will preside over the renewal of the 2013 memorandum of understanding on joint water management.
- China have a particular interest in Gupta empire, as it was during this period that the Nalanda university prospered which later on hosted Xuanzang during his visit to India.
- There will be renewal of the MoU on smooth sharing of hydrological data related to the common Himalayan rivers.
- Water scarcity is a big issue in China whereas the north-eastern States of India have abundant river water so hydrological exchanges are mainly aimed at emergency planning to help India.