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VIDEO: Indian PM Narendra Modi praises Germany’s success in football and its Bundesliga

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi and the German Chancellor, Dr. Angela Merkel at the Joint Press Statements, in Berlin, Germany on May 30, 2017. (Photo courtesy: Press Information Bureau, Government of India)

The Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi on a state visit to Germany yesterday held consultations with German chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin besides signing 12 MoUs and agreements covering diverse sectors.

At a joint press conference at the signing ceremony, Modi amongst other things highlighted the success of Germany in football and asked for support in the beautiful game for India, “We are also working with Germany to improve our sporting prowess, especially in football.”

(Photo courtesy: Press Information Bureau, Government of India)