India-Israel Friendship gets stronger and stronger; PM Modi, Netanyahu surf on the Olga beach
 Source : News Bharati English  Date : 07-Jul-2017

Jerusalem, July 7: Finally it was a time for the trip to hit the beach! On the 3rd day of Israel visit, two friends were wandering along the seashore of Olga beach. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu surfed on the waves of Olga beach, India-Israel Friendship getting deeper!

Expressing a good friendship PM Netanyahu tweeted saying “There's nothing like going to the beach with friends! On the last day of Israel visit, PM Modi and PM Netanyahu went to the beach to see a demonstration of a mobile water desalination unit. As Israel leads as the topmost state in the field of water, agriculture and defence, PM Modi and PM Netanyahu drove on the Olga Beach with the water desalination vehicle.

PM Benjamin Netanyahu showed a state-of-the-art desalination plant which makes saline water fit for use and is operated by GL Water Technologies. PM Modi was given a demonstration of a mobile water filtration plant at the beach. Israel, one of the driest countries on Earth, now makes more freshwater than it needs. Earlier in December, India and Israel signed an agreement on desalination during Israeli President Reuven Rivlin's visit to India.

PM Modi arrived in Israel on 4th July, became the 1st Indian Prime Minister to touch the land of Jews after 70 years. With an aim to tighten the mutual ties and foster mutual cooperation in various sectors like water, agriculture, defence, health, environment etc PM Modi hold several talks and meets. PM Modi addressed Indian Diaspora amidst loud cheers and chants for Modi. PM Modi paid tributes to the millions of people who sacrificed their lives during Holocaust, gave a visit to the agricultural research centre. Delegation talks were held where India-Israel signed several big MoUs for strengthening India-Israel friendship.