PM Modi Cleaning The Beach In Mamallapuram Wins Him Netizens' Praise

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After PM Modi posted a video of his collecting garbage from the beach in Mamallapuram, people on the microblogging website Twitter praised him for this gesture.

Written By Akhil Oka | Mumbai | Updated On:

On Saturday morning, Prime Minister Narendra Modi posted a video of him collecting garbage from the beach in Mamallapuram. He revealed that he cleaned the beach for over 30 minutes. Later, he handed over the waste to a member of the hotel staff. Subsequently, the PM appealed to the people to maintain cleanliness in the public spaces. This act of simplicity won him plaudits on social media. He was lauded for leading from the front in giving importance to the cleanliness agenda. PM Modi is in Mamallapuram for the informal summit with Chinese President Xi Jinping. 

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Here are some of the netizen reactions:

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The Modi-Xi Summit 

On the first day of the Modi-Xi summit, both leaders had five hours of discussions apart from exploring Mamallapuram. In the meeting, they spoke about issues related to terrorism and radicalization. They agreed that the fabric of their multi-cultural and multi-religious should not be disturbed. Furthermore, they tried to identify potential areas for investment. The second day will be marked by PM Modi’s private conversation with the Chinese President. It is expected to last for about 40 minutes. This will be followed by delegation-level talks. Subsequently, the PM will host lunch in the honour of Xi Jinping. The latter will then leave for Nepal from the Chennai International Airport.

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By 2030, 40% Indian will not have access to drinking water