Malaysian PM calls up Modi to felicitate him on poll victory

By Author  |  Published: 18th Mar 2017  12:46 am

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi continues to receive felicitations over the recent poll results of the BJP, with his Malaysian counterpart Mohd Najib bin Tun Abdul Razak calling him up today to congratulate him.

“I spoke to PM @narendramodi to congratulate him on his victory in several states elections. Looking forward to my visit to India,” Razak tweeted.

“Thank you, Prime Minister. We look forward to welcoming you to India,” Modi responded.
Razak, who is expected to visit India in a few weeks, joined some other foreign leaders who have called up Modi to felicitate him on the BJP’s win in Uttar Pradesh in assembly polls.

Earlier, French President Francois Hollande, Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Dhabi and former Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper had called up Modi to congratulate him.