"The cooperation between Gazprom and Indian partners in the field of trade in liquefied natural gas (LNG) is taking on a strategic nature. A perspective direction is the organization of LNG deliveries to India from the Far-Eastern LNG plant within the Sakhalin-1 project," the document reads.
A long-term agreement on LNG supplies signed between the Gazprom Group and India's GAIL in 2012 entered into force in June 2014. It provides for the delivery of 2.5 million tons a year for the period of 20 years.
Modi is currently on a two-day official visit to Russia, during which he will have talks on a wide range of economic and energy issues with the Russian president.