PM Modi meets Pranab Mukherjee, extends Diwali greetings

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday met former president Pranab Mukherjee in the national capital and extended Diwali greetings.

Prime Minister Modi took to Twitter and posted a couple of pictures of the meeting. “Always a delight to meet Pranab Da. Went to his residence, exchanged Diwali greetings and wishes for the festive season,” he said in a tweet.

Earlier, Prime Minister Modi had written a letter to Mukherjee on latter’s last day in office in which he had described the veteran leader as his “father figure” and a mentor.