PM MODI EXTENDS WISHES TO JOE BIDEN

Moments after Joe Biden took oath as the 46th US President, Prime Minister Narendra Modi offered congratulations on his assumption of office.

“My warmest congratulations to Joe Biden 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 Modi said in a tweet.

“My best wishes for a successful term in leading the USA as we stand united and resilient in addressing common challenges and advancing global peace and security,” he added.