Tashkent (Uzbekistan), July 7 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said he was looking forward to interacting with Indologists, Hindi language students and Indian community members in Tashkent.
“In a short while from now, will interact with Indologists, Hindi language students & Indian community members in Tashkent. Looking forward,” Prime Minister Modi said on twitter.
“Indian movies, language & music are very popular in Uzbekistan. In 2012, Uzbek radio completed 50 years of Hindi broadcasting,” he added.
Prime Minister Modi, who arrived in Tashkent yesterday on the first leg of his eight-day tour to five central Asian countries and Russia, had said that India is looking forward to combating the menace of terrorism along with Uzbekistan.
He also added that India was looking forward to expanding bilateral ties with Uzbekistan in matters related to economic cooperation, advancing stability and promoting regional integration. (ANI)