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‘Can’t think about Modi could possibly be…’: Putin says that he is ‘shocked’ by Indian PM

‘Can’t think about Modi could possibly be…’: Putin says that he is ‘shocked’ by Indian PM


Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Russian President
Image Source : PTI/FILE Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Russian President Vladimir Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday heaped praises on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying that the relations between India and Russia are creating progressively below all trajectories below the latter’s assure. The Kremlin chief additionally mentioned that he was “surprised” by PM Modi’s powerful stance on defending the nationwide safety pursuits of India.

While addressing the “Russia Calling!” Forum, Putin asserted that PM Modi can’t be intimidated by any strain from unfriendly nations, reported TASS news company. “I want to say that relations between Russia and India are developing progressively along all trajectories, and the main guarantor of this is the policy pursued by the prime minister, Mr Modi,” the Russian chief mentioned on the occasion.

Speaking on worldwide strain, Putin mentioned that he “cannot imagine that Modi could be frightened, intimidated or forced to take any actions, steps, decisions that would be at variance with the national interests of India and the Indian people”. 

“I just look at what is happening from the outside, and sometimes, frankly speaking, I am even surprised at his tough stance on defending the national interests of the Indian state,” Putin additional famous in his reward of PM Modi on the funding discussion board.

The Russian President additionally asserted the significance of accelerating settlements in nationwide currencies between Russia and India, emphasising that Russia stands for a “truly democratic model” of worldwide financial improvement, reported Sputnik.

Putin’s earlier reward of PM Modi

Earlier in October, Putin referred to as PM Modi “a very wise man” below whom New Delhi has been making nice strides in improvement, throughout a keynote handle in Sochi. He additionally slammed Western nations for making a rift between India and Russia, saying that they may show fruitless.

“At a certain point in time, they tried to do the same with India. Now they are flirting, of course. We all understand this very well. We feel and see the situation in Asia. Everything is clear. I want to say that the Indian leadership is independent. It is led by the national interests. I think that those attempts make no sense. But, they continue. They are trying to cast Arabs as the enemy. They are trying to be careful, but overall, that’s what it all boils down to,” he mentioned throughout his speech, additional saying that such makes an attempt to create rifts between India and Russia are “pointless”.

“We (Russia) share very good political relations with Prime Minister Modi, he is a very wise man. And India has been making very great strides in development under his leadership. This fully meets the interest of both India and Russia to work on this agenda,” Putin mentioned. He additional expressed hope for additional cooperation between Russia and India within the area of economic safety and the battle towards cybercrime.

He additionally praised New Delhi’s dealing with of the high-level G20 Summit held on September 9-10 in New Delhi, saying that the Indian Prime Minister managed to depoliticise the choices made on the summit as politicisation of the G20 was the “path to destroy it”.

(with company inputs)

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