PM Modi reacts to US Capitol siege; distressed to see violence, peaceful transfer of power crucial
Prime Minister Narendra Modi joined world leaders in condemning the riots and violence, by supporters of US President Donald Trump, which took place at the US Capitol building in Washington DC today. PM Modi said he is distressed to see the news and hoped that the transfer of power between President Donald Trump and US President-elect Joe Biden will be peaceful.
“Distressed to see news about rioting and violence in Washington DC. An orderly and peaceful transfer of power must continue. The democratic process cannot be allowed to be subverted through unlawful protests,” PM Modi tweeted.