Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Jan. 20 congratulated Donald Trump on his becoming the president and said he looked forward to working with him to further deepen India-U.S. ties.
“Congratulations Donald Trump on assuming office as U.S. President. Best wishes in leading USA to greater achievements in the coming years,” Modi said in a tweet.
“Strength of the India-USA strategic partnership lies in our shared values and common interests,” the Prime Minister said.
“Looking forward to working with President Donald Trump to further deepen India-U.S. ties and realise the full potential of our cooperation,” Modi added.
Modi’s remarks came after Trump was sworn in as the 45th President of USA.