Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday during his maiden visit to Singapore had a vegetarian dinner with his counterpart Lee Hsien Loong and his wife at an Indian restaurant in Little India. PM Modi tweeted about the plan right after his Singapore Lecture.
He tweeted saying, “My friend and host, PM @leehsienloong is now taking me for an impromptu outing to discover Singapore. Watch this space for more."
He also said, "Diwali lights & delicious Indian food. Thank you @leehsienloong," Modi tweeted along with photos showing the two leaders having dinner together ahead of their bilateral talks on Wednesday.
"The hospitable host & the happy guest...PM @narendramodi at Little India. Chai Pe Charcha with @leehsienloong," said a tweet by PMO India.
PM Modi also clicked a selfie with Mr Lee and his wife Ho Ching. Besides PM Modi, the selfie was also posted by Lee on his Twitter account, saying: "Ho Ching & I took PM @NarendraModi to Little India. Took a #wefie after a delicious vegetarian meal."
Modi delivered a 20-minute '37th Singapore Lecture - India's Singapore Story' - soon after his arrival on Tuesday during which Mr Lee was also present.