Over 100 countries from Asia and Africa adopted two declarations -- Bandung message 2015 and "Reinvigorating the New Asian African Strategic Partnership (NAASP)" -- with both calling for reforms in the world body.

Diplomatic sources said Pakistan and China were lobbying hard to remove a line from the NAASP declaration but India with the help of African countries blocked that attempt.

The line "A reformed Security Council will significantly increase representation of Asia and Africa" was retained in the declaration which was adopted by the Summit, the sources said.

"Reiterating the principle and benefits of multi-lateralism, we resolve to further strengthen and support the United Nation and other multilateral and regional forums so they work more effectively towards strengthening peace and prosperity in Asia and Africa as well as other regions," it cited.

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, who is leading the Indian delegation here, had a busy schedule today as she held detailed bilateral meetings with Prime Minister of Palestine Rami Hamdallah and Nepalese Prime Minister Sushil Koirala.

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