Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi received a rousing welcome from thousands of people gathered to watch him at the iconic Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex on Sunday evening.
Modi, who is on a two-day visit to the Sultanate, is currently addressing the gathering.
Live quotes from his speech
I can see a mini-India in Oman
10 years ago, I was to visit Africa as the CM of Gujarat. I passed by Salalah, stayed there for some time, met some people & today I again got the opportunity to meet them. I wanted to visit Oman since a long time.
His Majesty Sultan has an inseparable bond with India. My presence in the stadium named after His Majesty holds a huge significance.
Relations between India and Oman are thousands of years old.
I will convey every India’s deepest regards and wishes when I meet him later today.
With the mantra of ‘minimum government, maximum governance’, we are working to make life of citizens easier, we are working towards ease of living.
Making procedures simpler, abolishing unnecessary laws, reducing form pages in government offices from 40-50 to 4-5, bringing them on online platform, listening to people’s problems with sincerity & taking action on them, were involved in the culture of governance.
Next generation infrastructure is being developed in country keeping in mind the needs of 21st century.We are working towards making transportation sector co-dependent. Highway, Airway, Railway & Waterway are being integrated together according to each other needs PM Modi in Oman.