PM Modi congratulates Dhankar and declares that he is the Vice President of the Kisan Putra.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulates Jagdeep Dhankhar on his appointment as Indias Vice President . Prime Minister Narendra Modi said the country would benefit tremendously from his intellect and wisdom .

New Delhi, India (India), August 7: Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated Jagdeep Dhankhar on his appointment as India's Vice President on Saturday, claiming that the country would benefit tremendously from his intellect and wisdom.He thanked all the MPs who supported him in the Vice President election and said he had received resounding support across divisions.I am confident that he will be a great Vice President.In a tweet, he said, Our country will be incredibly blessed by his intelligence and wisdom.I thank all the MPs who voted for Shri Jagdeep Dhankhar Ji.

Dhankhar defeated Opposition candidate Margaret Alva by 346 votes in the polls, while opposition candidate Margaret Alva received 182 votes.Outgoing Vice President Venkaiah Naidu congratulated him on being elected as India's fourteenth Vice President on the phone.Your vast wealth of experience and legal knowledge will greatly benefit the nation.In a tweet, @jdhankhar1, Naidu stated his best wishes for a fruitful and productive tenure.