Prime Minister Narendra Modi received a rousing welcome from the Indian diaspora in Berlin as he arrived in Germany on the first leg of his three-nation Europe trip today.
A heartwarming moment was captured when PM Modi was greeted by a young student with a patriotic song. PM Modi was seen snapping his fingers in the clip as others around too admired the child’s adorable welcome.
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He was received with chants of ‘Vande Mataram’ and ‘Bharat Mata ki Jai’. The Prime Minister also interacted with the children who accompanied their parents.
The Prime Minister also interacted with a little girl who presented him with a portrait of his picture. He took a picture with the girl who called him her icon and also signed the portrait for her.
Notably, PM Modi arrived in Berlin early morning on Monday during his three-day tour to European countries of Germany, France and Denmark. During his visit to Germany, PM Modi is scheduled to hold his first in-person meet with newly appointed Chancellor Olaf Scholz.
From Berlin, the PM will travel to Copenhagen on May 3 where he will have a bilateral meeting with Prime Minister Frederiksen during which the two leaders would review the progress in India’s unique Green Strategic Partnership’ with Denmark, as well as other aspects of bilateral relations. On May 4, PM Modi during a brief stopover in Paris will hold talks with French President Emmanuel Macron, who was re-elected as French president.