Tuesday, March 22, 2016
The eighth Annual Summit of BRICS will be held in Goa, in India from October 15 to 16.
Union Minister for External Affairs Sushma Swaraj announced of this at a function. She also unveiled a logo and a website of the Summit. Speaking on the occasion, she said that India got chairmanship of BRICKS (Brazil-Russia-India-China-South Africa) from Russia on February 15 and it will last till December 31. External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj made the announcement today during a function where she also unveiled a logo and a website of the Summit. The logo for the Summit is a lotus having colurs from all the five member countries and a traditional ‘namaste’ in the centre.