Prime Minister Narendra Modi bid farewell to outgoing Vice President Hamid Ansari on Wednesday, August 10. The Prime Minister was present in the Rajya Sabha when the House assembled at 11 am. VP Ansari, who is also set to demit the office of Chairman of the Rajya Sabha today, was given a farewell by the MPs.
PM Modi praised the outgoing Vice President.
“Ansari ji leaves with great memories, his contribution has been important,” said PM Modi.
“Your diplomatic insights were very valuable to me…when I met you before and after foreign visits,” the PM recalled.