PM Modi to bring back 157 antiquities handed over by US

    27-Sep-2021   
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New Delhi, Sept 27: PM Narendra Modi, who was on three-day visit brought home 157 artefacts and antiquities, which were handed over to India by the US during his visit, with both he and President Joe Biden expressing commitment to strengthening efforts to combat theft, illicit trade and trafficking of cultural objects.
 
PM Modi to bring back 157 
 
While nearly half of the artefacts (71) are cultural, the other half consists of figurines related to Hinduism (60), Buddhism (16) and Jainism (9), an official statement said.
 
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