PM Modi received Montblanc wrist watch, other interesting gifts on trips abroad

Representational image of a Toshakhana

The Prime Minister receives many gifts when travels overseas including a Montblanc wrist watch valued at Rs 1.10 lakh, a silver plaque and set of Montblanc pens worth Rs 2.15 lakh and Rs 1.25 lakh, respectively. He received 168 gifts worth Rs 12.57 lakh on his foreign tips between July 2017 and June 2018.

A log of the gifts received, above a certain value are kept in the Toshakhana (treasury), while the gifts themselves are photographed, tagged in stored with great care.

The prime minister was also gifted figurines, paintings, books, photographs and a model of the bullet train, it said.


Click here for Latest News updates and viral videos on our AI-powered smart news genie



Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here