India, Oct. 11 -- Narendra-Modi-Xi-Jinping Meet-Modi Xi Meet-India-China-SummitThe beach town of Mamallapuram where Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet Chinese president Xi Jinping on October 10 and 112 has become a fortress ahead of the informal talks between the two world leaders.

Over 5,000 policemen have been deployed across Mamallapuram and a Coast Guard ship has been deployed near the Shore Temple. Modi and Xi will attend a cultural programme near the temple which will be followed by dinner.

India and China formally announced the informal summit on Wednesday after weeks of speculations. There were some irritants ahead of the meet after China appeared to be backing Pakistan's position after India removed the special status for J...