Prime Minister Narendra Modi has greeted Malayalis at the start of Chingam the first month of the Malayalam New Year. “Greetings to the Malayalis at the start of Chingam, the first month of the Malayalam New Year. May this year bring happiness and prosperity. Glad to mark this special day of Malayali community in UAE, where the community has a key presence and is admired for its industrious nature,” the PM said.
Condemns Bangkok blast
Modi has condemned the blast in Bangkok. “I strongly condemn the blast in Bangkok. My thoughts are with the families of the deceased. I pray for a speedy recovery of the injured”, the Prime Minister said.