PM Modi Highlights: Prime Minister Narendra Modi invites US firms to invest in India. Listing out opportunities in energy, infrastructure, defence, agriculture, healthcare, etc, Narendra Modi said that now is the best time to invest in India. While speaking at India Ideas Summit on the theme ‘Building a Better Future’, PM Modi said while there are open markets and greater opportunities, why will the optimism left behind. In the summit hosted by the US-India Business Council, the Prime Minister further said that Indian and the US are two vibrant democracies with shared values. We are natural partners. Our partnership can help the world bounce back after the pandemic. Earlier, India’s minister of external affairs S Jaishankar said at the event that the US has to learn to work in a more multipolar world, with the more plurilateral relationship and go beyond the alliances of the last two generations. The Summit included discussions on areas including India-US cooperation and the future of the relation between the two counties in a post-pandemic world. The US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said that the US and India are the oldest and most prosperous democracies in the world, and it’s important that such democracies work together. India is a rising US defense and security partner in the Indo-Pacific, he added.