It was a proud moment for all Indians when PM Modi conferred Saudi Arabia’s highest civilian Honour.
In a special gesture, Saudi Arabia on Sunday conferred its highest civilian honour – the King Abdulaziz Sash – on Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
The Prime Minister was conferred the prestigious award by King Salman bin Abdulaziz at the Royal Court.
Other World leaders who have received the honour include Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, British Prime Minister David Cameron, US President Barack Obama, Russian President Vladimir Putin and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi.
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Here is how Twitterati reacted for PM Modi on receiving this honour:
Happy 2 hear that PM Modi was conferred d Saudi Arabia’s highest civilian honour – the King Abdulaziz Sash, by its King Salman bin Abdulaziz
— M Venkaiah Naidu (@MVenkaiahNaidu) April 4, 2016
— #GauravPradhan (@DrGPradhan) April 3, 2016
An Islamic nation conferred its highest civilian-honour on a Communal-Fascist-Hindu?😎
Where’ll seculars go 4m here?😂 pic.twitter.com/NOCtj810J6
— #Intolerant भारतीय (@goyalsanjeev) April 3, 2016
PM Narendra Modi Conferred Highest Saudi Civilian Honour
A great honour
Fitting rebuke to malcontents here. RT https://t.co/fWtYGFYpq4
— Mohandas Pai (@TVMohandasPai) April 3, 2016
— ashish shelar (@ShelarAshish) April 3, 2016
PM Narendra Modi conferred Saudi Arabia’s highest civilian honour..His Next aim should be the throne of Saudi Arabia. King of Saudi Arabia..
— Paresh Rawal (@Babu_Bhaiyaa) April 3, 2016