Congratulations to Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi
Esteemed Mr Prime Minister,
Kindly accept heartfelt congratulations on the resounding victory of Bharatiya Janata Party in the general parliamentary elections.
I am convinced that as the Prime Minister of the Republic of India you will further contribute to strengthening the centuries-old friendship between our peoples and enhancing comprehensive development of special and privileged strategic partnership between Russia and India.
I would like to reiterate my readiness to continue our fruitful personal contacts and joint work to consolidate the entire gamut of bilateral ties and constructive engagement in international affairs.
With all my heart, I wish you well-being and new success in the name of prosperity of friendly India and stronger cooperation between Russia and India.
President of the Russian Federation
Later on May 23, 2019, during a telephone conversation, Vladimir Putin once again warmly congratulated Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi.