A phone between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US president-elect Joe Biden will appear “in due course” at a collectively handy time, the exterior affairs ministry stated on Thursday. Statements issued with the aid of Biden’s transition group over the previous two days stated the president-elect had so a ways spoken on the telephone with the leaders of France, Germany, Ireland, the UK, Australia, Japan and South Korea.
Responding to a query at the weekly information briefing on a name between Modi and Biden, ministry of exterior affairs spokesperson Anurag Srivastava stated it would “happen in due route at a at the same time handy time”.
He cited that the Prime Minister had congratulated Biden thru a tweet on November eight and additionally liked the president-elect’s contribution to strengthening India-US members of the family in his former capability as vice president.
Modi had additionally conveyed that he “looks ahead to working with [Biden] to take India-US members of the family to higher heights”, Srivastava said.
Srivastava stated the basis of the India-US relationship is robust and the complete world strategic partnership between the two international locations has bipartisan help from the Republican and Democratic events in the US. “It has additionally been viewed that each and every successive US president and administration has raised the reputation of these relations,” he said.
Modi had tweeted separate congratulatory messages to Biden and vice president-elect Kamala Harris, the first lady and the first Indian American character to be elected to the position.Congratulations @JoeBiden on your surprising victory! As the VP, your contribution to strengthening Indo-US members of the family was once quintessential and invaluable. I seem ahead to working intently collectively as soon as once more to take India-US family members to increased heights,” he said.
“Heartiest congratulations @KamalaHarris! Your success is pathbreaking, and a remember of sizeable delight no longer simply for your chittis, however additionally for all Indian-Americans. I am assured that the shiny India-US ties will get even more suitable with your assist and leadership,” Modi added.
Biden’s outreach to and contacts with world leaders has been affected via the lack of cooperation from the outgoing Donald Trump administration, which has refused to be given the consequences of the US elections.