PM welcomed in Glasgow with song "Modi Hai Bharat Ka Gehna"
Glasgow : Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Glasgow on Monday and the Indian community members cheered for him at a Glasgow hotel with songs and slogans.
"Landed in Glasgow. Will be joining the COP26 Summit, where I look forward to working with other world leaders on mitigating climate change and articulating India's efforts in this regard," PM Modi tweeted on Sunday.
A huge number of Indians welcomed him with slogans - "Bharat Mata Ki Jai".
In a video shared by news agency ANI, the Indian diaspora was seen welcoming PM with claps, songs, even some people were seen offering the namaste as the Prime Minister walked the stretch taking in the applause and cheer.
Some turned the songs around to praise the Prime Minister: "Is desh ka yaaron kya kehna, Modi hai Bharat ka gehna (What do we say about this country. Modi is our nation's pride)".
PM Modi has arrived in Glasgow to attend the opening ceremony of the World Leaders' Summit (WLS) at the 26th Conference of Parties (COP26) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) at the Scottish Event Campus (SEC).
"India is among the top countries in the world in terms of installed renewable energy, wind and solar energy capacity. At the WLS, I will share India's excellent track record on climate action and our achievements," PM Modi said in a statement ahead of the summit.
He concluded G20 Summit in Rome on Sunday then left for Glasgow from there.