Guwahati: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday thanked US President Donald Trump for the birthday wish and said the friendship between India and the US is strong and is a force for good for the entire humanity.
“Thank you @POTUS @realDonaldTrump for your warm wishes. The friendship between our nations is strong and is a force for good for the entire humanity,” the Prime Minister tweeted in response to Trump’s tweet in which he praised Modi as a “great leader and loyal friend”.
“I would like to extend best wishes and a very happy 70th birthday to the Prime Minister of India, @narendramodi. Many happy returns to a GREAT LEADER and loyal friend!” Trump tweeted on Thursday.
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) September 18, 2020
Trump also posted a photograph of him and First lady Melania Trump with PM Modi at the ‘Namaste Trump’ event. The two leaders had their hands raised and clenched before a 125,000-strong crowd who had gathered to welcome the US president on his first India visit at the Motera cricket stadium in Ahmedabad in February this year.