PM Modi interacted with US President Donald Trump over phone amid continuing tension in the US and Iran. During this both of them greeted each other for the new year. Prime Minister Modi wished President Trump, his family and the people of America good health, prosperity and success in the new year. The Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) gave this information. According to the PMO, during this time PM Modi emphasized on increasing the partnership between the two countries in various fields.
According to the PMO, US President Trump wished the people of India prosperity and progress in the new year. They expressed satisfaction at the achievements in the relationship between the two countries over the years and reiterated their readiness to further enhance bilateral cooperation.
In the last few years, India-US relationship has grown very strongly – PM Modi
PM Modi said that Indo-US relations have progressed very strongly in the last few years. PM Modi also discussed with President Trump the progress made in the strategic partnership between the two countries in the last few years. He also stressed on working closely with President Trump to advance the common interests of the two countries.