I will miss working with you: Barack Obama to Manmohan Singh

In a warm farewell message to the outgoing Prime Minister of India Dr Manmohan Singh, the US President Barack Obama on Saturday praised the former for reinforcing India-US relations.

By Tarun Khanna | Last Updated: May 17, 2014, 22:10 PM IST

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New Delhi: In a warm farewell message to the outgoing Prime Minister of India Dr Manmohan Singh, the US President Barack Obama on Saturday praised the former for reinforcing India-US relations.

Obama, in a telephonic conversation with Singh, said, “I will miss working with you and hope to see you soon.”

Obama further added that there are very few people he admired or appreciated.

In a cordial reply to the wishes, Singh said that the Indo-US relations wouldn`t have been possible without Obama`s support.

He further went on to say that their relationship made significant progress over the last five years.