PM Modi Congratulates "Friend" Emmanuel Macron On His Re-Election In France

The second five-year term for the 44-year-old centrist spared France and Europe the seismic upheaval of having firebrand populist Marine Le Pen at the helm.

PM Modi Congratulates 'Friend' Emmanuel Macron On His Re-Election In France

"Congratulations to my friend Emmanuel Macron," PM Modi tweeted. (File photo)

New Delhi:

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday congratulated French President Emmanuel Macron on his re-election, and said he looked forward to continue working together with him to deepen the India-France strategic partnership.

Macron comfortably won a second term on Sunday.

The second five-year term for the 44-year-old centrist spared France and Europe the seismic upheaval of having firebrand populist Marine Le Pen at the helm. 

"Congratulations to my friend Emmanuel Macron on being re-elected as the President of France! I look forward to continue working together to deepen the India-France Strategic Partnership," PM Modi tweeted.

.