Mumbai: Mumbai's Chabad House, which lay soaked in blood during the 26/11 terror attack, is a unique symbol of love that fell victim to hatred towards the people of Israel, the country's Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, said today (Thursday).
After meeting with Jewish leaders and Bollywood industry figures, Netanyahu is expected to fly home on Thursday evening.
The dignitaries who were present at the breakfast included Ajay Piramal, Rahul Bajaj, Adi Godrej, Harsh Goenka, Anand Mahindra, Dilip Shanghvi, Ashok Hinduja, Atul Punj and Chanda Kochhar. How many of you know who won the 1983 World Cup' If you were not in London then you must be on streets honking when India defeated West Indies.
Netanyahu said that while his administration's measures have ensured Israel climbing 12 spots to be 15th on the World Bank's competitive index rankings, the country is aiming to break into the top 10 in terms of competitiveness globally. Our job is to encourage you to innovate. It's high time that we should take the things to next level with Israel and they are the reliable partners whom India can trust upon in times when we are in distress.
On his six-day official visit to India, PM Netanyahu is schedule to lay a wreath at Taj Hotel and visit to Nariman House - Chabad Centre.
Netanyahu marked the boy's height on a wall just as his mother did during their time in Mumbai, where the adult Holtzbergs were remembered as hardworking emissaries for the Jewish community.
Netanyahu and his wife arrived here late on Wednesday night for a two-day visit to Mumbai and will return to Israel on Friday morning. "Emphasis should be on making optimum use of water", Prime Minister said after visiting the Centre of Excellence for Vegetables here alongside Israeli Prime Minister. In all 166 people, including foreigners, were killed in the attack by 10 Pakistani terrorists, who brought the megapolis to its knees before nine of them were eliminated. "When I went to Israel a year ago, I made up my mind that this foundation should have stronger relations with Israel". "The hatred that was perpetrated by the terrorists, but it also expressed tremendous love".
Rabbi Kozlovsky also said that little Moshe invited the Prime Minister to his Bar Mitzvah ceremony that will take place at the Chabad House when he turns 13. Police prevented them from reaching the venue of events the Israeli premier was to attend.
Thank you dear Prime Minister for keeping your promise.