The gruesome killing of the teacher occurred in the town of Conflans-Sainte-Honorine while the suspect was killed by police in adjoining Eragny. Teacher Paty had discussed caricatures of the Prophet with his class.
The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019, which became an Act after President Ram Nath Kovind's nod on Thursday has triggered protests in the country, especially in Assam, where curfew has been imposed in some areas.
In their first interaction after Boris Johnson moved to No. 10, Downing Street, Modi and the UK Prime Minister discussed ways to further boost bilateral ties, as they met on the sidelines of the G7 summit here.
Earlier this week in Washington, Trump said that he would discuss with Prime Minister Modi the situation in Kashmir and help ease the Indo-Pak tensions when they meet at the G7 Summit in France this weekend.