Addressing the Indian diaspora in Netherlands, Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke about the achievements of his government. He said, " It's wonderful to see a strong Indian population even in the Hague. I would like to especially thank the people who have come from Suriname". "Despite leaving India, many people have not returned, but this doesn't mean they haven't got rid of their roots. Only a tree with firm roots will stand the test of time:, he added further.