Narendra Modi congratulates Boris Johnson for returning to power, tells UK PM he is ‘looking forward to working together’

'I wish him the best and look forward to working together for closer India-UK ties', Modi tweeted after Boris Johnson secured a thumping victory in the UK's most dramatic general election in decades

Press Trust of India December 13, 2019 15:22:22 IST
Narendra Modi congratulates Boris Johnson for returning to power, tells UK PM he is ‘looking forward to working together’
  • Narendra Modi congratulated Boris Johnson on Friday for returning to power in the United Kingdom

  • 'I wish him the best and look forward to working together for closer India-UK ties', Modi tweeted

  • British prime minister Boris Johnson on Friday secured a thumping victory in the UK's most dramatic general election in decades

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated Boris Johnson on Friday for returning to power in the United Kingdom (UK), saying he looks forward to working together for closer ties between the two countries.

"Many congratulations to PM @BorisJohnson for his return with a thumping majority. I wish him the best and look forward to working together for closer India-UK ties," Modi tweeted.

British prime minister Boris Johnson on Friday secured a thumping victory in the UK's most dramatic general election in decades, ending months of political uncertainty and setting the country on course to leave the European Union.

Updated Date:

also read

Let's talk about sex: The sex party start-up that UK government has invested in
World

Let's talk about sex: The sex party start-up that UK government has invested in

The company, Killing Kittens, is known for its 'members-only hedonistic events' in major cities around the world, including London and New York and has also developed an adult-only social network

Watch: Man dressed as Boris Johnson entertains crowd during England vs New Zealand cricket match
World

Watch: Man dressed as Boris Johnson entertains crowd during England vs New Zealand cricket match

The clip captures the moment when the man is being chased by the rest of his friends, all in police uniforms along the boundary of the field

Modi in Germany: PM Modi meets Boris Johnson, Fumio Kishida, Mario Draghi on sidelines of G7 summit
World

Modi in Germany: PM Modi meets Boris Johnson, Fumio Kishida, Mario Draghi on sidelines of G7 summit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi met President of Senegal Macky Sall, WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus and held fruitful discussions with Director-General of the World Trade Organization Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala