Emmanuel Macron bid an emotional goodbye to the Country after his four-day visit. He thanked India and Prime Minister Modi for a very warm welcome.
Macron was here with his wife. The trip of the President was to Delhi, Agra and Benares. “I just want to Thank You India. Thank you for these three days in Delhi, in Taj Mahal, and today in Benaras. We, with my wife, spent three marvelous days here”, he said.
Talking about the strategical developments he said, “We worked very hard, we decided on a strategic partnership, new decisions from a security, economic, energy and environment point of view. We launched the International Solar Alliance, which is not only a very great achievement at this stage, but a beginning of new achievements.”
Further recollecting his experience he said, “I discovered India. I have to say. I want to tell you how emotional it was for me to be with you during these three days, to spend hours with the young people in Delhi and to be with you in Benares today. So thank you India.”
He finished his message with a special request to the people of India. He said, “I just wanted to convey one last message, Choose France. Young people, young Students, entrepreneurs, academics, researchers, Indian leaders choose France. You’re very very much welcome, and I ‘ll be very proud to make my country an entry point for you in Europe and to be long-term strategic partner for you. Thank you India and choose France.”