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Modi shares pictures to prove he kept his promise to Israel PM

Modi shares pictures to prove he kept his promise to Israel PM

SC SA   ¦    Nov 08, 2018 03:44:03 PM (IST)

Modi shares pictures to prove he kept his promise to Israel PM-1New Delhi: On Wednesday Twitter was abuzz with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's posts as he shared glimpes of his Uttarakhand visit when he was there

to celebrate Diwali with his soldiers.

His Israeli counterpart Benjamin Netanyahu had previously conveyed his wishes to the PM on Tuesday and in reply Modi said that he would be celebrating the festival with his soldiers, he then shared the pictures on Wednesday evening.

In response to the Diwali greeting by the Israeli PM, Modi tweeted back on Tuesday, "Every year, I visit our border areas and surprise our troops. This year too, will spend Diwali with our brave troops. Spending time with them is special."

To prove this to be true, on the next day he again tweeted out with pictures, "Dear PM @netanyahu, as promised yesterday, here are some glimpses of how I celebrated Diwali. I went to the magnificent state of Uttarakhand, where I paid a surprise visit to our brave troops in Harsil, followed by prayers at Kedarnath, one of the holiest places in India".