Modi on Thursday praised Abdullah for taking up the broom and participating in the 'Swachh Bharat' campaign in Srinagar.
Wonderful effort by @abdullah_omar ! His efforts towards Swachh Bharat will inspire people of J&K and will strengthen the Mission.— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) October 23, 2014
Omar Abdullah had joined the Srinagar Municipal Corporation on Thursday and had cleaned flood affected areas in Srinagar. Omar was nominated by Bollywood actor Salman Khan, who took part in the Swachh Bharat campaign earlier this month.
Omar even thanked and tweeted:
Thanks for the nomination @BeingSalmanKhan. Watch this space for my contribution & the names of the 9 I will have to nominate.— Omar Abdullah (@abdullah_omar) October 22, 2014
After he took up the broom, Omar tweeted:
Modi was in Jammu and Kashmir to interact with the soldiers and the people affected by the recent floods. He said that he would celebrate Diwali with the people here.