Washington, Pret. US President Donald Trump congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his 70th birthday, praising him as a great leader and loyal friend. Congratulating PM Modi, Trump wrote in his tweet, ‘I want to wish Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi on his 70th birthday. Many best wishes to a great leader and loyal friend! ‘
Along with his tweet, Trump has also posted a picture of himself and America’s first lady Melania Trump with Prime Minister Modi at the ‘Namaste Trump’ event.
Significantly, in February this year, the two leaders held each other to greet the crowd in front of a crowd of millions gathered to welcome the US President on his maiden visit to India at Motera Stadium in Ahmedabad. In the context of this event, Prime Minister Modi said that a ‘new history’ is being created.
Meanwhile, in response to Trump’s congratulatory message, PM Modi tweeted and thanked him on Friday. Modi wrote, ‘Thank you for your best wishes, American President. The friendship between the two countries will be deeper in the coming years and it is good for the whole of humanity.
Apart from Trump, many other leaders of the world have also congratulated PM Modi on his birthday. These include Russian President Vladimir Putin, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and German Chancellor Angela Merkel. All the politicians congratulated PM Modi on his birthday and also praised him for strengthening relations with his countries. While Putin and Merkel wrote letters to the PM, Johnson and many others tweeted and congratulated them.