The Prime Minister addressed the Indian community at a reception in Dublin. During his speech the Prime Minister expressed joy that he had the opportunity to meet people in Ireland. He talked about the growing optimism towards India on the world stage. He added that India is developing due to the youth power of India and it is the youth that will take India to newer heights.
In his speech the PM talked about how both Ireland and India believed in non-violently protesting and overcoming injustice, referring to a hunger strike in Ireland in the 1920s.
He deeply appreciated the cultural programme as well.