PM Modi US Visit: Prime Minister Narendra Modi left for Egypt on Saturday after a three-day stay in the US. Earlier, PM Modi addressed NRIs at the Ronald Reagan Building in Washington DC. In this program, Hollywood singer Mary Milben sang the national anthem Jana Gana Mana from the stage. Mary touched PM Modi’s feet after the national anthem. Its video has also surfaced.
Mary Milben said after the event, ‘I feel very honored to be here. It was an honor to be a part of the state visit of Indian PM Narendra Modi. I liked listening to people singing the national anthem through me. It is a true honor to be here tonight.
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Did yoga with PM Modi in UN
Earlier, Mary Milben participated in the World Yoga Day organized on June 21 at the United Nations in New York. He did yoga with PM Modi. During this, Milben said that it is wonderful to be a part of this great day. It’s going to be a good week for us. He had said that the visit is a celebration of the US-India relationship, the world’s two largest democracies and the most important relationship in the world today.
Such an honor to be with you today Prime Minister Narendra Modi, alongside UN General Assembly President Csaba Korosi, Richard Gere, NYC Mayor Eric Adams, Her Excellency Ruchira Kamboj, Permanent Representative of India to the United Nations, and all at the @AND for this memorable… pic.twitter.com/SkrdGG4TmK
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Mary became popular in India by singing Om Jai Jagdish
Mary Milben sang the national anthem on the occasion of the 74th anniversary of India’s Independence Day in 2020. Also in 2020, his rendition of the bhajan Om Jai Jagdish Hare on Diwali was widely appreciated in India. She has performed national anthem and country music in front of four US Presidents George Bush, Barack Obama, Donald Trump and Joe Biden besides many global leaders.
Papua New Guinea PM seeks PM Modi’s blessings, touches his feet on arrival
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Papua New Guinea’s PM also touched Modi’s feet
Earlier in May, PM Modi reached Papua New Guinea to participate in the India-Pacific Islands Cooperation Forum (FPIC). He was given a grand welcome at the airport by his counterpart James Marpe. He also touched the feet of PM Modi. After this unexpected incident at the capital Port Moresby airport, PM Modi patted James and hugged him. Marpe had welcomed PM Modi by breaking the protocol.
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