PM Modi congratulates US President Joe Biden

at 11:21 pm
PM Modi

New Delhi (NVI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi has congratulated Joe Biden on becoming the 46th President of the United States, saying he looks forward to working with him to strengthen India-US strategic partnership.

“My warmest congratulations to @JoeBiden on his assumption of office as President of the United States of America. I look forward to working with him to strengthen India-US strategic partnership,” PM tweeted just moments after Biden took oath as the new US President.

“My best wishes for a successful term in leading USA as we stand united and resilient in addressing common challenges and advancing global peace and security,” PM Modi said in a series of tweets.

He said the India-US partnership is based on shared values. “We have a substantial and multifaceted bilateral agenda, growing economic engagement and vibrant people to people linkages. Committed to working with President @JoeBiden to take the India-US partnership to even greater heights,” he said in another tweet.

The Prime Minister also congratulated Kamala Harris who became the first woman Vice President in the history of the United States. Kamala is also the first black person and first Asian American to serve at the position.

“Congratulations to @KamalaHarris on being sworn-in as @VP. It is a historic occasion. Looking forward to interacting with her to make India-USA relations more robust. The India-USA partnership is beneficial for our planet,” PM Modi tweeted.