Top five quotes from PM Modi's address to US Congress

Prime Minister Narendra Modi became the fifth Indian PM to address a joint session of the US Congress yesterday.

Published: 09th June 2016 09:52 AM  |   Last Updated: 09th June 2016 10:19 AM   |  A+A-

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressing a joint meeting of Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington on Wednesday. | PTI

Prime Minister Narendra Modi became the fifth Indian PM to address a joint session of the US Congress yesterday. Dressed in his trademark white kurta pyjama and grey-coloured half-jacket, Modi's address was well received by the US Congressmen. He also received a standing ovation from the US lawmakers on at least eight occasions during the course of his speech.

Modi US 1 PTI.jpgThose who believe in humanity must come together to fight for it as one & speak against menace of terrorism one voice: PM Modi to US Congress

 

 

 

Modi US 5 PTI.jpgIndia won’t forget solidarity shown by U.S. Congress when terrorists from across our border attacked Mumbai: PM Modi

 

 

Modi US 2 PTI.jpgNo wonder then that former Prime Minister of India Atal Bihari Vajpayee called India and the U.S. 'natural allies': PM Modi

 

 

Modi US 4 PTI.jpgIt is estimated that more Americans bend for yoga than to throw a curve ball: PM Modi

 

 

 

Modi US 3 PTI.jpgIn granting me the opportunity to speak, you have honoured the world's largest democracy and its 1.25 billion people: PM Modi to US Congress

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