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Modi in Central Asia: PM says language is a key to personality development

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Tashkent: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said that language was the key to the development of personality.modi-main1

Modi, who was interacting with indologists, Hindi language students and Indian community members here, also said that language helped connect with strangers in a foreign place and hearing someone speak in one’s native tongue gave happiness.

Modi said that he had detailed discussions with the President Islam Karimov and Prime Minister Shavkat Miromonovich Mirziyoev of Uzbekistan.

“At the dinner, Indian songs were sung,” he said.

Modi earlier in a tweet said: “Indian movies, language and music are very popular in Uzbekistan. In 2012, Uzbek radio completed 50 years of Hindi broadcasting.”

The prime minister also said that a DNA test of language would show that it had a very big heart as it absorbs everything without any bias.

Uzbekistan is the first leg of Modi’s eight-day tour to Central Asia and Ufa in Russia.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrives in Tajikistan

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Dushanbe (Tajikistan),(IANS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived Sunday evening in the Tajikistan capital, on the final leg of his Central Asia tour.

“Final stop on this whirlwind tour of Central Asia, PM is received by PM Rasulzoda of Tajikistan in Dushanbe,” tweeted external affairs ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup.

Modi has visited Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Ufa in Russia for the BRICS and SCO summits, Turkmenistan and Kyrgyzstan. He returns to India on Monday after the visit.

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Modi inks four agreements with Kyrgyzstan including one in defense cooperation

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Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan), July 12 (IANS): India and Kyrgyzstan on Sunday inked four agreements, including in defense cooperation and between their election commissions, as Prime Minister Narendra Modi held talks with President Almazbek Atambayev.

Visiting Bishkek, the penultimate stop of his tour of Central Asian countries, Modi in his media statement said his visit to all five countries in the region “demonstrates the importance that we attach to a new level of relationship with Central Asia. Kyrgyzstan is a key part of