Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid foundation for Abu Dhabi’s first Hindu temple via video conferencing. Thanking UAE’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, PM Modi said, “I believe this temple will not be only unique in terms of architecture and splendor, but will also give a message of ‘Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam’ to people across the world.”
Later Modi delivered a keynote address at the World Government Summit in Dubai where India is a guest of honour this year. He gave the inaugural address on the theme; ‘Technology for development’.
PM arrived in AbuDhabi from Jordan on the second leg of his three-nation tour.