The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has condoled the passing away of eminent statesman and former Prime Minister of Japan, Mr. Yasuhiro Nakasone.
“Condolences on the demise of eminent statesman and former Prime Minister of Japan, Mr. Yasuhiro Nakasone. We will always remember his pathbreaking visit to India, which was the first by a Japanese PM after a gap of 23 years.
Mr. Yasuhiro Nakasone’s contribution to the enrichment of our bilateral relations is valuable. He will be remembered as an architect of the contemporary India Japan friendship”, the Prime Minister said.