‘Virtual highest points’: PM Modi set the layout, at that point prodded the world


Head administrator Narendra Modi is known to have a bustling schedule of commitment with worldwide pioneers, both at home and abroad.

Undoubtedly, 2020 began with PM Modi dialing various world pioneers to stretch out new year welcome to them. He addressed upwards of 11 world pioneers in the initial fourteen days of January 2020, including the heads of neighboring nations, yet additionally those of Australia, the US, France, and Russia.


The visits of Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro as the Chief Guest on Republic Day, and US President Donald Trump in February showed that 2020 may turn out to be one more year of boisterous worldwide commitment for PM Modi. At that point, the Covid-19 pandemic struck the world.

Not exclusively did the pandemic make it practically incomprehensible for world pioneers to travel, it additionally implied that most pioneers moved their concentration to homegrown endeavors to contain the pandemic. PM Modi, be that as it may, had different thoughts. Aware of the significant job India’s drug industry could play during a worldwide pandemic, PM Modi was quick to remain profoundly drew in with the world. In any case, how?

India financially provided 560 million tablets of Hydroxychloroquine and 53.13 metric huge loads of dynamic drug element of HCQ to 82 nations. It likewise economically provided 154 million units of paracetamol and 1605 metric huge loads of API to 96 nations to counter the Covid.

Path in 2016, PM Modi told his international strategy group that he didn’t need Indian activities to be continued sitting tight for prominent initiations during VVIP visits. The arrangement PM Modi proposed was to utilize video meetings to draw in with unfamiliar pioneers, with no unfamiliar travel. Obviously, this would help in minimizing costs as well. An at first suspicious South Block came around after a portion of these video introductions got the public’s creative mind and facilitated the tension on pioneers to travel. Various such video conferencing occasions were finished by PM Modi in the years that followed.

Indeed, even in 2020, preceding the pandemic hit, PM Modi took an interest in a virtual occasion with Prime Minister of Nepal K P Sharma Oli on 21 January. In this way, PM Modi was agreeable, yet additionally extremely sharp for Indian discretion to change gears and go computerized.

The main such virtual culmination in the pandemic time occurred with SAARC pioneers on 15 March. Some in the background contacts with the Saudi authority and proposals in quite a few capitals around the globe guaranteed that a G-20 Virtual Summit before long followed on 26 March.

That opened the conduits.

NAM, SCO, ASEAN, East Asia Summit, BRICS, and G-20 were completely held in virtual arrangements during the year.

PM Modi himself held an aggregate of 17 such Virtual Summits, with heads of Australia, European Union, Sri Lanka, Denmark, Italy, Luxembourg, Uzbekistan, Bangladesh, and most as of late, Vietnam. These reciprocal Virtual Summits were notwithstanding all the multilateral commitment of the Prime Minister.

PM Modi likewise utilized calls to stay in contact with world pioneers – communicating sympathies to a few, guaranteeing clinical supplies to many, and saluting the individuals who accepted office in the pandemic. He made and handled in excess of 90 calls from world pioneers.

A year that saw just five approaching visits of Heads of State and Government – all before the pandemic – is as yet finishing as one in which India’s global commitment and worldwide profile have been raised multi-overlay.

If the antibodies make the world more secure in 2021, one thing is without a doubt – PM Modi is probably going to remain profoundly drenched and occupied with the universe of international relations.