Good Days have Already Arrived With Modi as PM
As the adage goes, well begun is half done
Modi virtually trumped these skeptics by inviting Saarc leaders to his swearing-in. Until now, Saarc has largely remained a concept with no real progress to make this grouping a strong reality. India being the largest player in the group must take this idea forward.
It is really a masterstroke from Modi to get India’s neighbours to attend culmination of the world’s biggest democratic exercise. This is a landmark beginning and symbolic too. But the bigger message from this is that we value our immediate neighbours and our vibrant diaspora. After all, the Indian Ocean island state of Mauritius, which is home to majority of PIOs, was represented by Prime