UAE: Indian PM Narendra Modi meets workers at ICAD
Modi visited ICAD as part of his two-day visit to the UAE, and is reported to have thanked the workers for their hard work in the country
The visiting Indian prime minister Narendra Modi met with the Indian workers based in the ICAD residential city in Abu Dhabi on Sunday, 16 August, 2015.
Modi met the workers in the presence of Dr. Anwar bin Mohammed Gargash, Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, and head of the honorary mission accompanying the Indian Prime Minister.
Upon arrival at ICAD, Modi was received by Saqr bin Ghobash Saeed Ghobash, Minister of Labour for the UAE, and Dr. Saeed Khalfan al Kaabi, XEO of Ascorp Holdings.
Modi engaged in conversation with the workers and thanked them for their hard work and dedication, state agency WAM reported.
Al Kaabi said that ICAD residential city provides accommodation to 50,000 residents and has world-class facilities, thanks to the vision and directives of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan and His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces.
Modi is scheduled to speak at Dubai Cricket Stadium on Monday, 17 August, 2015.