During his visit, the prime minster had bilateral meetings with leaders from Russia, China, Brazil, and South Africa. He also met leaders from South American countries.
It was Modi's first participation in a meeting of an international grouping as prime minister.
During his way back, Modi made a transit halt at Frankfurt and had telephonic talk with German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
Modi said that his experience at the BRICS Summit was a fruitful one and that he looks forward to working with the BRICS nations.