copyrightModi's salute to the world, after the UAE, Russia will now honor its highest civilian honor
The Russian Embassy has said in a statement: "On April 12 Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been declared the honorary citizen of St. Andrew, Russia." This honor will be given to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to strengthen the relationship between India and Russia. Has been given for.
On April 12, @narendramodi was decorated with the Order of St Andrew the Apostle for exceptional services in promoting special & privileged strategic partnership between 🇷🇺 and 🇮🇳 and friendly relations between the Russian and Indian peoples.@mfa_russia @MEAIndia @IndEmbMoscow pic.twitter.com/jUFt5aawxw— Russia in India (@RusEmbIndia) April 12, 2019
Be the first Indian Prime Minister to get the award. Earlier this honor was also received by Chinese President Xi Jinping.
UAE had probably given medal
A few days ago, the United Arab Emirates had announced to give a medal to Prime Minister Narendra Modi. This honor was given by the UAE to give the relations of the two countries to new heights. Prime Minister Narendra Modi had also thanked Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed of the UAE for this honor.
South Korea also got respect
In February of this year, South Korea also awarded the Seoul Peace Prize to the Prime Minister. Prime Minister Modi who was honored with this award was the first Indian person.
On behalf of South Korea, it was said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi is emerging as a global leader today, and he has done good relations between the two countries. Apart from this, the honor of the Champions of Earth has also been given to Prime Minister Narendra Modi by the United Nations.
External tour of PM remains on target of opposition
Significantly, opposition parties in India have consistently been targeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his foreign visits. At the same time, PM Modi himself and External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj declares her government's foreign policy as historic. Meanwhile, getting another award can prove to be good news for the PM.