Washington, June 8 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in his address to the joint sitting of US Congress on Wednesday, praised the manifold contributions of the Indian-American community to the US.
Â“Connecting our two nations is also a unique and dynamic bridge of three million Indian Americans,Â” Modi said.
Â“And, we have not yet claimed intellectual property rights on yoga,Â” he stated adding a touch of humour.
Modi is the fifth Indian Prime Minister after Rajiv Gandhi, P.V. Narasimha Rao, Atul Bihari Vajpayee and Manmohan Singh to address a joint sitting of the US Congress.