Prime Minister Narendra Modi grew to become emotional in parliament as we speak throughout a farewell to Congress veteran Ghulam Nabi Azad within the Rajya Sabha.
“Posts come, excessive workplace comes, energy comes and the best way to deal with these, one should be taught from Ghulam Nabi Azad Ji. I’d contemplate him a real good friend,” PM Modi stated.
He additionally remembered former President Pranab Mukherjee, one other Congress veteran with whom he shared a robust rapport.
“I’ll always remember Shri Azad’s efforts and Shri Pranab Mukherjee’s efforts when folks from Gujarat had been caught in Kashmir because of a terror assault. Ghulam Nabi Ji was continually following up, he sounded as involved as if these caught had been his family members,” stated the PM.
“I’ve recognized Shri Ghulam Nabi Azad for years. We had been Chief Ministers collectively. We had interacted even earlier than I grew to become CM, when Azad Sahab was very a lot in lively politics. He has a ardour not many learn about – gardening,” he shared.
This comes a day after he praised Mr Azad for his phrases on Jammu and Kashmir and native polls performed lately.