PM Modi a world leader now, but Oppn parties pained by his popularity: Fadnavis
Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Thursday called Prime Minister Narendra Modi a “world leader” and said his stature on the global stage had grown significantly, but criticized opposition parties, alleging that they were blindsided by his growing popularity. are sad
Speaking to reporters in Solapur, Devendra Fadnavis said that although the opposition parties are coming together only to oppose Prime Minister Modi, people have faith in him.
During the recently held Quad Summit in Hiroshima, Japan, US President Joe Biden approached Prime Minister Modi and one of the points he made was the large number of requests from prominent citizens to attend the Indian leaders’ programs. . Washington DC next month. Officials had previously said that Biden casually told Modi that he should get his autograph.
Referring to this, Fadnavis said, “Even the US President has said that he is struggling to issue a pass for PM Modi’s dinner because he is impressed with the response of the Indian diaspora in the US. Biden also Modi. Want to get a pass. Autograph.”
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Modi is scheduled to visit the US in June and one of the main events during his visit will be a dinner at the White House, for which tickets are being released.
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) national convener and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday met Shiv Sena (UBT) president Uddhav Thackeray to seek support for AAP’s fight against the Centre’s ordinance on control of services in Delhi. He met Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar on Thursday.
Commenting on this, Fadnavis quipped, “I am happy that Kejriwal is meeting Sharad Pawar. He once used words against him (Pawar) which I cannot say here. Similarly against Thackeray. His acid comment and Shiv Sena’s comment. Widely known against him. Videos of those days are being re-aired.
“All these are coming together only to oppose Prime Minister Modi. But people have faith in Modi, which cannot be forgotten…Modi has returned from his foreign tour today. The Prime Minister of Australia said he called Boss; countries like Papua New Guinea and Fiji awarded him their highest civilian award,” he said.
“Our leader has now become a world leader. Some people look sad about it, although they should be happy. Regardless of how they see him, Modi has become a world leader. We have no such sick opposition. Medicine is not. Member,” he added.
The height of Modi on the international stage is also the height of India. But the former Maharashtra chief minister said some people in this country fail to see it.
Fadnavis also criticized the opposition parties for their decision to boycott the inauguration of the new Parliament building by Prime Minister Modi on May 28.
20 opposition parties have decided to boycott the inauguration, saying it is an insult to the great nation and an attack on the country’s democratic values. He claimed that the Prime Minister’s decision to inaugurate the new Parliament complex “completely ignoring President Draupadi Murmu, is not only a gross insult but a direct attack on our democracy, for which he demanded a response.” goes”.
(With inputs from PTI)