Prime Minister Narendra Modi attended a press briefing at BJP Headquarters in New Delhi today before the election Model Code of Conduct (MCC) took effect this evening. PM Modi spoke about his governance strategy in the past five years and how last-mile delivery of services marked his government’s approach to transparent and efficient governance. He also appreciated the journalists and the party Karyakartas for their hard-work during the election campaign.
Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia calls on PM Modi
September 20, 2021
Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi met today with His Highness Prince Faisal bin Farhan Al Saud, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
The meeting reviewed progress on various ongoing bilateral initiatives, including those taken under the aegis of the Strategic Partnership Council established between both countries. Prime Minister expressed India's keenness to see greater investment from Saudi Arabia, including in key sectors like energy, IT and defence manufacturing.
The meeting also allowed exchange of perspectives on regional developments, including the situation in Afghanistan.
Prime Minister conveyed his special thanks and appreciation to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for looking after the welfare of the Indian diaspora during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Prime Minister also conveyed his warm greetings and regards to His Majesty the King and His Highness the Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia.