India’s presidency belongs to the entire nation, says PM Modi

India’s presidency belongs to the entire nation, says PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said in an all-party meeting on Monday that India's presidency of the G20 is a unique opportunity to showcase the country's strengths to the entire world. He said that India's G 20 presidency belongs to the entire nation.

On December 5, an all-party meeting was held to discuss aspects of India's G 20 presidency. The meeting was chaired by PM Modi.

He said there was a global curiosity and attraction towards India at the meeting, which further increases the potential of India's G 20 presidency. The prime minister emphasised the importance of teamwork and sought the cooperation of all leaders in the organisation of various G 20 events. He pointed out that the G 20 Presidency would help showcase parts of India beyond the conventional metros, bringing out the uniqueness of each part of the nation.

During India's G-20 presidency, a large number of visitors would be coming to India. He took note of the potential for promoting tourism and boosting the local economies of the venues where G 20 meetings would be organised.

Besides the Prime Minister, various political leaders shared their views on India's G 20 presidency, including JP Nadda, Mallikarjun Kharge, Mamata Banerjee, Naveen Patnaik, Arvind Kejriwal, JS Jagan Mohan Reddy, Sitaram Yechury, MK Stalin, Edappadi K Palaniswami, Pashupatinath Paras, Eknath Shinde and KM Kader