Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid a visit to the Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) all women IT & ITES Centre in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on Sunday. While addressing the all women professional team at TCS he said, “I am meeting those professionals who are now the glory of Saudi Arabia. This atmosphere that I am witnessing here today has the potential to give a strong reply to the world. All of you must come to India, I assure you a very warm reception,” reported Zee News.
The Prime Minister was given an overview of the operations as he interacted with the all-women workforce who enthusiastically welcomed and greeted him. According to the Prime Minister’s website, speaking on the occasion, the Prime Minister said that it is a big message for the world that he has met the people who are, in a way, the pride of Saudi Arabia. He added by saying that in today’s competitive world we have to unite our strengths both natural and human, for optimum progress.
According to the Prime Minister, when women power becomes a part of the development journey, it gathers fresh momentum. He said that the atmosphere he witnessed at this Centre appears to be a harbinger of a positive force for the world. He invited the women IT professionals to visit India, and said their visit will make a huge impact even in India.
The Prime Minister also emphasized the role of technology in governance, and said e-governance, for him, means easy governance, effective governance, and economic governance. The Prime Minister invited the women to view the “Narendra Modi App” and welcomed them to share their views on women empowerment in India. Several women professionals were seen taking selfie with the Prime Minister.