Prime Minister Narendra Modi won the hearts of many just as he set foot onto the airport. PM Modi was welcomed with a bouquet of flowers and what he did next has everyone’s hearts melting.
Houston: Prime Minister Narendra Modi was extended a warm welcome as he got off the aircraft. His noble gesture soon after his welcome has Twitterati praising the Prime Minister.
PM Modi was given a bouquet of flowers as a welcome gesture and few of them fell. He promptly picked up the flowers and gave it to one of his security personnel. The gesture has been widely praised on social media with several users praising PM Modi for his simplicity.
#WATCH United States: PM Narendra Modi arrives in Houston, Texas. He has been received by Director, Trade and International Affairs, Christopher Olson and other officials. US Ambassador to India Kenneth Juster and Indian Ambassador to the US Harsh Vardhan Shringla also present. pic.twitter.com/3CqvtHkXlk— ANI (@ANI) September 21, 2019
A user on Twitter wrote, "Where PM Narendra Modi spontaneously picks up a flower or a stem, which had fallen on the ground from a bouquet presented to him, and hands it over to his security staff. Simplicity!"
A part of that bouquet fallen on ground was picked up by NAMO— Rishi Mishra (@RishiMishra_) September 21, 2019
Such is the down to earth nature of our PM that he doesn't even cares for any protocol.
Another user wrote: "All the best @narendramodi. If notice carefully, he picked up the flower fallen from the bouquet of flowers. Shows his attention towards the smallest things. Simplicity of great leader."
My PM, my pride ♥️— Dr. Saagar Anand (@saagar_anand) September 21, 2019
Where PM Narendra Modi spontaneously picks up a flower or a stem, which had fallen on the ground from a bouquet presented to him, and hands it over to his security staff. Simplicity! #ModiInUSA #HowdyMody— Kumar Shakti Shekhar (@ShaktiShekhar) September 21, 2019
PM Modi is one on a week-long visit to the United States. The ‘Howdy Modi’ event is expected to be attended by 50,000 people. US President Donald Trump will also share the stage with him.
"Howdy Houston! It's a bright afternoon here in Houston. Looking forward to a wide range of programmes in this dynamic and energetic city today and tomorrow," PM Modi tweeted soon after he landed in Houston on Saturday.
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