PM Modi has now become the only Prime Minister in the world to be followed by The White House on the microblogging platform. The White House is the official residence of the United States President Dnald Trump.The White House’s official Twitter account follows a total of 19 people which now includes our PM Modi.
Besides Modi, The White House also follows the Prime Minister’s Office and President Ram Nath Kovind. President Kovind and PM Modi are the only non-American politicians who are followed by The White House’s handle.The two other accounts followed by The White House are also related to India. They are — The US Embassy in India and Indian Embassy in Washington.
The development arrives when the days after President Trump called PM Modi and requested him to allow the export of anti-malarial drug hydroxychloroquine to the US which he said is powerful in the treatment of coronavirus. New Delhi repay to Trump’s request and lifted the ban on the export of the drug. India manufactures nearly 70% of the world’s supply of hydroxychloroquine.