New Delhi: Russian President Vladimir Putin congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his 70th birthday, praising his contribution to strengthening the Russia-India strategic partnership. And expressing hope of continuing the constructive dialogue between the two countries.
”It is difficult to reduce our individual contributions to strengthen the special and privileged strategic partnerships between our countries. I value the kind of friendly relationships that have developed between us.” President Putin said in his message.
”I look forward to continuing constructive dialogue with you and working together on topical issues of bilateral and international agendas,” the Russian President said.
The Russian leader noted that India was “successfully moving along the path of socio-economic, scientific and technical development” under Mr Modi’s leadership.
President Putin wished the Prime Minister “good health, happiness, well-being and every success.”