You are here: Home » News-IANS » Politics
Business Standard

Thousands of Indians in Oman travel to watch Modi

IANS  |  Muscat 

Thousands of Indian expats in travelled from different parts of the Gulf kingdom to listen to visiting

Over 20,000 Indian nationals were expected to attend Modi's speech at the in Bausher on Sunday, reported.

(ISC) Executive Committee said the excitement among the diaspora in Salalah, and Sur was palpable.

Over 1,000 people were coming down from alone, said, adding that ISC Sohar has arranged for two buses to ferry people to and from for the event at a nominal sum.

People signed up till late on Saturday, said Rajesh, the daily reported.

"It's really exciting to be able to see the Citizens want to see him in person. It's a great atmosphere."

(ISC) Salalah said that along with 75 or so Indian expats had boarded a flight to to listen to the Modi's speech.

--IANS

him/vd

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Sun, February 11 2018. 20:50 IST
RECOMMENDED FOR YOU
RECOMMENDED FOR YOU