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Prime Minister congratulates Obama

Congratulating incoming US President Barack Obama,PM Manmohan Singh said his assumption of the highest US office was a historic occasion for the people of America....

Congratulating incoming US President Barack Obama,PM Manmohan Singh said his assumption of the highest US office was a historic occasion for the people of America and for all freedom-loving people across the world.

In a letter to Obama,Singh conveyed his best wishes,as well as those of his government and the people of India,in achieving the goals he had set for his people and for the US. Pointing out that India and the US shared a multi-faceted relationship rooted in the common values of democracy,pluralism and respect for diversity,the PM said he looked forward to working with him to strengthen bilateral relations and address regional and global issues of common concern.