Serene and splendid! Prime Minister Narendra Modi turns photographer on way to Sikkim, clicks stunning photos

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Updated: September 24, 2018 9:28:26 PM

On his way to Sikkim to inaugurate the Pakyong airport today, Prime Minister Narendra Modi gave his Twitter followers a pleasant surprise when he turned photographer and tweeted out breathtakingly stunning views of the picturesque Himalayan state, that is flanked by mountains, lush greenery and silvery streams.

narendra modi, sikkim, sikkim AIRPORT, modi in sikkim, narendra modi sikkim visit, narendra modi sikkim airportGet a closer look at these four photos that Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted on his way to Sikkim.

On his way to Sikkim to inaugurate the Pakyong airport today, Prime Minister Narendra Modi gave his Twitter followers a pleasant surprise when he turned photographer and tweeted out breathtakingly stunning views of the picturesque Himalayan state, that is flanked by mountains, lush greenery and silvery streams.

The tweet read as follows, “Clicked these pictures on the way to Sikkim. Enchanting and incredible!”

Get a closer look at these four photos that Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted on his way to Sikkim. Get ready to see stunning views of the beautiful Himalayan state.

Get a closer look at each photograph below:

READ: These 8 images, facts of Sikkim’s 1st airport will leave you awestruck

“Serene and splendid” – these are the words that Prime Minister Narendra Modi used to caption these photographs.

The Civil Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhu was also present and he stated that for the people of Sikkim, the inauguration of the Pakyong airport is a dream that has finally come true now.

Addressing the people as he dedicated the airport to the nation, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said, “After the inauguration of the Pakyong airport, there are currently 100 airports in India. The nation has scored a century today.”

He further stated that the NDA government remains committed to bring development to the Northeast as it is the engine of India’s growth story.

PM Narendra Modi also highlighted how connectivity by rail, road and air to remote areas in the Northeast has been a top priority area for NDA government as well as building infrastructure across the northeast.

He also congratulated the workers and engineers who were responsible for the construction of the Pakyong airport, saying that they had done ‘commendable’ job.

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