Washington: US President Donald Trump, while wishing Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his 70th birthday, described him as a “ great leader and a trusted friend ”.
Modi was born on September 17, 1950. He turned 70 on Thursday. Trump tweeted: ‘I wish Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi a very happy 70th birthday. Best wishes to a great leader and a trusted friend. Trump also shared a photo of himself and Melania during Modi’s “ Namaste Trump ” show with Modi.
I would like to send my best wishes and a very happy 70th birthday to the Prime Minister of India, @narendramodi. Many happy returns to a GREAT LEADER and a loyal friend! pic.twitter.com/CWlVkHk16X
– Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) September 17, 2020
The Prime Minister tweeted
Prime Minister Modi also thanked Donald Trump in his response tweet, saying, “Thank you, for your warm wishes.”
Thank you @POTUS @realDonaldTrump for your warm wishes. The friendship between our nations is strong and is a force for the good of all humanity. https://t.co/P848MBkYBr
– Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) September 18, 2020
‘US India Business Council’
The US India Business Council also wished Modi a happy birthday. Earlier, other world leaders, including Russian President Vladimir Putin, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and German Chancellor Angela Merkel, congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his 70th birthday on Thursday.
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Thank you for the congratulatory messages
Prime Minister Modi expressed his gratitude for the congratulatory messages on Twitter and also called on the people to take precautionary measures to defeat the corona virus. He tweeted: ‘A lot of people have asked me what I want for my birthday, I want to … put on a mask and wear it properly. Follow the law on social distancing, remember “two meters”. Avoid visiting crowded places, increase your immunity. Come and make your home healthy.
Since many have asked me, what do I want for my birthday, here’s what I’m looking for right now:
Continue to wear a mask and wear it correctly.
Follow social distancing. Remember “Do Gaj Ki Doori”.
Avoid crowded spaces.
Improve your immunity.
Let’s make our planet healthy.
– Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) September 17, 2020