Sikyong Attends Modi's Swearing-in Ceremony
New Delhi: Sikyong Dr. Lobsang Sangay and Nangsi Kalon Gyari Dolma attended the Swearing-in Ceremony of Prime Minister Narendra Modi on May 26, 2014 at Rashtrapati Bhavan, New Delhi.
Mr Modi won a landslide victory during the recent Lok Sabha election, and became the Fifteenth Prime Minister of India. Sikyong has earlier delivered message to Mr. Modi congratulating him and his party on winning the general election, and has said, "I wish you great success in meeting the hopes and expectations of the people as you prepare to assume your new responsibilities."
The ceremony also provided good opportunity for the Tibetan leaders to meet other dignitaries and exchange greetings. It is observed that this is the first time that Political leaders of Central Tibetan Administration made their presence along with other dignitaries in the Swearing-in ceremony of the Prime Minister of India.