‘Sawasdee PM Modi’ UPDATES: Prime Minister invites Indians living in Thailand to visit Kartarpur Corridor

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Updated:Nov 02, 2019 7:21:23 pm

Sawasdee PM Modi Bangkok UPDATES: PM Modi hailed the relationship of India and Thailand. He said that the India-Thailand relationship is not just between governments. " But every moment of history, every event of history has developed, broadened our relationship and reached new heights. These relationships are of heart, of soul, of faith, of spirituality," he added.

PM Modi is on an official trip to Thailand to attend the 16th ASEAN-India summit on Sunday. (ANI)

Sawasdee PM Modi Bangkok LIVE UPDATES: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said that his government was bringing changes in India which is why people gave him even bigger mandate this time. He said this while addressing ‘Sawasdee PM Modi’ community program in Bangkok, Thailand. The Prime Minister said that the Indians across the world keep in touch with their peers in India. “I’m happy about that. My countrymen feel a sense of pride when they get to know about the achievements of the country in the last five years,” he added

‘Sawasdee PM Modi’ is a reception organized by the Indian community in Thailand in close coordination with the Indian Embassy in Bangkok. In the Thai language, the word ‘Sawasdee’ is used for greetings and goodbye. ‘Sawasdee’ has its origination from Sanskrit word ‘Svasti’ which means welfare. The Prime Minister is on an official trip to Thailand to attend the 16th ASEAN-India summit on Sunday.

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    19:08 (IST)02 Nov 2019
    PM invites Indians living in Thailand to visit Kartarpur Corridor

    The Kartarpur Corridor will open on Nov 9 and pilgrims with be able to visit the Kartarpur Sahib directly. I invite all of you to visit India and the Kartarpur Sahib.

    19:03 (IST)02 Nov 2019
    India is now open-defecation free country: Modi in Thailand

    The Prime Minister says that India announced itself open-defecation free on Gandhi Ji's 150th birth anniversary. He says every poor's kitchen is now getting smoke-free. "We have provided eight crore homes free LPG connections in just three years. This number is bigger than Thailand's entire population," PM at #SawasdeePMModi

    19:00 (IST)02 Nov 2019
    Working to provide water to every family, Prime Minister in Thailand

    Prime Minister #SawasdeePMModi: In the last 5 years, we have connected every Indian to a bank account and provided electricity. We are working to provide water to every family. By 2022, when India celebrates 75 years of independence, we are working to ensure a house for every poor in India.  

    18:53 (IST)02 Nov 2019
    Took massive decision to free India from separatism and terrorism: PM Modi

    We are now working towards making the impossible come true. They were unimaginable. India has taken a massive decision to free itself from separatism and terrorism: Prime Minister at Sawasdee PM Modi

    18:51 (IST)02 Nov 2019
    Transformation in India is reasons I'm back with bigger mandate: PM

    Prime Minister Modi at Sawasdee PM: The transformation that India is undergoing at the moment is exactly why the people of the country chose me to become their prime servant for the second time in the Lok Sabha polls earlier this year. They blessed me with more votes than they did last time. 

    18:38 (IST)02 Nov 2019
    Relationship of India and Thailand is of heart: PM

    Prime Minister Modi at Sawasdee PM: The India-Thailand relationship is not just between governments. Every moment of history, every event of history has developed, broadened our relationship and reached new heights. These relationships are of heart, of soul, of faith, of spirituality. 

    18:36 (IST)02 Nov 2019
    History has united India and Thailand: PM in Bangkok

    PM Modi in Bangkok: Have you ever thought that our relations became so strong? What is the reason behind the strong bond that India and Thailand share? History has united us and has developed our relations. 

    18:35 (IST)02 Nov 2019
    India-Thailand relation is thousands years old: PM

    PM Narendra Modi at 'Sawasdee PM Modi' event in Bangkok: The affinity, the royal family of Thailand has for India, symbolizes our deep friendly and historical relations. Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn is an expert in Sanskrit language and has a deep interest in the culture.

    18:24 (IST)02 Nov 2019
    PM releases a commemorative coin marking 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi releases a commemorative coin marking the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev. He also releases a Thai translation of Tamil classic 'Tirukkural' at the 'Sawasdee PMModi' event in Bangkok. 

    18:18 (IST)02 Nov 2019
    PM Modi in Bangkok for ASEAN related Summits

    Prime Minister Modi is in Bangkok to participate in various ASEAN related Summits including the ASEAN-India Summit, East Asia Summit and a meeting on RCEP negotiations. ASEAN related Summits are key elements of India’s foreign policy, most notably our Act East Policy.

    18:09 (IST)02 Nov 2019
    PM Modi receives rousing welcome in Bangkok

    Indian community welcomes PM Narendra Modi on his arrival in Bangkok, Thailand. 

    18:06 (IST)02 Nov 2019
    Thailand: PM Modi reaches venue to address Indian diaspora shortly

    Prime Minister has arrived at the venue and will address Indian diaspora shortly. According to BJP in-charge of Foreign Affairs Dept Vijay Chauthaiwale, more than 5000 people are likely to attend the event that will be addressed by Prime Minister Modi. 

    15:23 (IST)02 Nov 2019
    PM Modi to attend East Asia summit

    Apart from attending the India-ASEAN and RCEP summits in Thailand, the prime minister will also participate in the annual East Asia summit which is expected to review the evolving security scenario in the region.

    14:21 (IST)02 Nov 2019
    PM Modi arrives in Bangkok

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi has reached Bangkok a short while ago. He will address the Indian community this evening.

    13:18 (IST)02 Nov 2019
    "Sawasdee PM Modi" event comes following the "Howdy Modi" event at Houston

    The "Sawasdee PM Modi" event comes following the "Howdy Modi" event at Houston on September 23, 2019. More than 50,000 people were present at the mega event. US President Donald Trump had also shared the stage with PM Modi.

    12:34 (IST)02 Nov 2019
    PM to address Indian Community at 6 pm today

    In a tweet, PM said, "Connecting with the Indian diaspora is something I always look forward to. At 6 PM IST this evening in Bangkok, I would interact with the Indian community-based in Thailand. Their contributions to Thailand in various spheres are valuable."

    12:09 (IST)02 Nov 2019
    PM to participate in 14th East Asia Summit on Sunday

    The Prime Minister will also participate in the 14th East Asia Summit and the 3rd Summit meeting of nations negotiating a Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) agreement on November 4, 2019. He is also likely to release a commemorative coin marking the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev. 

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