PM Modi gets Fiji’s highest honor
Worldwide Prime Minister Narendra Modi The extent to which his stature has increased can be clearly gauged from his recent foreign visits. Hiroshima From G7 Summit to Papua New Guinea, many world leaders were seen praising PM Modi. The Prime Minister of Papua New Guinea James Marepa even touched the feet of PM Modi during his reception. From this, the popularity of PM Modi can be clearly gauged all over the world.
During this, PM Modi has also received two big honors. One of these is Fiji’s highest honor and the other is the Ebakal Award of the Republic of Palau. PM Modi has received both these honors in Papua New Guinea. PM Modi has been awarded the highest honor of Fiji.
Why Fiji’s highest honor is special for India
Prime Minister of Fiji Sitwani Rabuka has honored PM Modi with the Companion of the Order of Fiji. This award is also important for India because so far only a few selected non-Fiji people have received this honor.
Apart from this, PM Modi has also been given the Ebakal Award. In fact, 14 countries participated in the FIPIC summit in Papua New Guinea. On the sidelines of the summit, the President of the Republic of Palau, Surangel S. Whips, Jr. met PM Modi and presented him with the Ebakal Award.
#WATCH , Papua New Guinea | Prime Minister Narendra Modi was accorded the Ebakl Award by President Surangel S. Whipps, Jr. of the Republic of Palau.
The two leaders met on the sidelines of the FIPIC Summit. pic.twitter.com/HxPPtaaNtM
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Let me tell you, PM Modi had reached Papua New Guinea from Hiroshima on Saturday evening. During this, he was given state honor. The tradition of Papua New Guinea was also broken to welcome him. It is a tradition in Papua New Guinea that if a guest arrives after sunset, he is not welcomed that day. However, this tradition was changed for PM Modi and he was welcomed with state honours. During this, the Prime Minister of Papua New Guinea James Marepa was also seen touching his feet. After this, he was given a guard of honor at the airport itself.