July 7th was the second day Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Uzbekistan. The day began with meeting and interacting with Indologists, Hindi language students and Indian community members in Tashkent.
Indian movies, language & music are very popular in Uzbekistan. In 2012, Uzbek radio completed 50 years of Hindi broadcasting.— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) July 7, 2015
Yesterday I had detailed discussions with the President and PM of Uzbekistan. At the dinner, Indian songs were sung: PM @narendramodi— PMO India (@PMOIndia) July 7, 2015
Hindi song at the banquet yesterday. https://t.co/JEsBa1hjNS— PMO India (@PMOIndia) July 7, 2015
People to people contact is important as far as ties between nations are concerned. Cultural ties are also important: PM @narendramodi— PMO India (@PMOIndia) July 7, 2015
The Prime Minister paid rich tributes to Former PM Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri in Tashkent.
Paying tributes to the proud son of India, the inspiring Lal Bahadur Shastri ji. pic.twitter.com/PmXazURqs7— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) July 7, 2015
Shri Modi also visited the National Monument of Independence and Humanism and paid his mark of respect.
Shri Narendra Modi took note of the Yoga Day celebrations that took place in Uzbekistan on June 21st. He was delighted to see that a large number of people practiced Yoga at the Bunyodkor Football Stadium in Tashkent. He complemented the people of Uzbekistan for their active support and enthusiasm.
Concluding his visit in Uzbekistan and heading towards Kazakhstan, Shri Narendra Modi termed the visit to be memorable. He said that the visit would further enhance India-Uzbekistan ties. He thanked the people for their warmth and affection.
O'zbekistonga unutilmas tashrif. Ushbu tashrif Hindiston va O'zbekiston munosabatlarini yanada mustahkamlashga xizmat qiladi.— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) July 7, 2015
A memorable visit to Uzbekistan. It will strengthen India-Uzbekistan ties. pic.twitter.com/Rpqijc4rCW— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) July 7, 2015
Samimiy mehr-oqibat uchun O'zbekiston xalqiga minnatdorchilik bildiraman. My gratitude to the people of Uzbekistan for the affection.— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) July 7, 2015