The Indian PM who arrives in the city on Wednesday evening, will stay at the iconic Waldorf Astoria Hotel.
Meanwhile, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has left for the United States to attend the 70th session of UNGA.
He will address the United Nations General Assembly on 30th of this month.
On the sidelines, Nawaz Sharif will attend global leaders meeting on gender equality and women empowerment organized by China and UN women.
He will also address the plenary meeting of General Assembly for adoption of the post 2015 Development Agenda.
There has been no official announcement about any possible bilateral meeting between Mr. Sharif and the Indian PM..
It remains to be seen whether the two leaders will come face-to-face by chance during their stay in the hotel.
Modi will address the Sustainable Development Summit hosted by UN secretary general Ban Ki-moon on September 25, when the new and ambitious post-2015 development agenda will be adopted.