Prime Minister Narendra Modi conferred “The King Hamad Order of Renaissance” award by the King of Bahrain, Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa in Manama.
While receiving the award PM Modi said, “I feel very honoured and fortunate to be awarded The King Hamad Order of the Renaissance. I am equally honoured by your majesty’s friendship for me and for my country. I humbly accept this prestigious honour on behalf of 1.3 billion Indians.”
“It is an honour for entire India. This is a symbol of the close and friendly relations between the Kingdom of Bahrain and India,” he added.