Trump presented the legion of merit to Modi for leadership
US President Donald Trump introduced the renowned Legion of Merit to Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his administration in lifting vital association of the two nations and rise of India as a worldwide force.
India’s Ambassador to the US, Taranjit Singh Sandhu, acknowledged the honor in the interest of the leader from the US National Security Advisor Robert O’Brien at the White House on Monday (December 21).
President Trump “introduced the Legion of Merit to Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his administration in lifting the US-India key association,” O’Brien said in a tweet.
PM Narendra Modi was given the most extensive level Chief Commander of the Legion of Merit which is offered uniquely to the Head of State or Government.
He was given the honor in acknowledgment of his enduring authority and vision that has quickened India’s development as a worldwide force and raised the essential organization between the United States and India to address worldwide difficulties.
O’Brien in another tweet said that Trump likewise introduced the Legion of Merit to Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison and the previous Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. The honors were gotten by their particular represetatives in Washington DC.
President Trump “granted the Legion of Merit to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe for his initiative and vision for a free and open Indo-Pacific,” he said.
Trump granted the Legion of Merit to Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison for his initiative in tending to worldwide difficulties and advancing aggregate security, O’Brien tweeted.
The United States is the most recent nation to present its most noteworthy honor to the Indian PM. Different honors incorporate Order of Abdulaziz Al Saud by Saudi Arabia in 2016, State Order of Ghazi Amir Amanullah Khan (2016), Grand Collar of the State of Palestine Award (2018), Order of Zayed Award by
Joined Arab Emirates (2019), Order of St Andrew by Russia (2019), Order of the Distinguished Rule of Nishan Izzuddin by Maldives (2019).