Colombia,British(ANI): British Columbia Premier Christy Clark on Thursday hailed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's efforts of supporting entrepreneurship, stating that the latter will change India 'forever'.
"He is a Prime Minister who has focused on trying to get government out of the way of the most entrepreneurial people in the world and that's Indians. Indian government have over the years helped their citizens... Prime Minister Modi is going to change India forever, and India when it changes is going to change the world," Clark told ANI.
"British Columbia has already attracted a USD six billion investment in LNG from India, which is the biggest Indian investment ever in Canada. We are already exporting other goods, particularly agriculture, education, and think of the resources we have coal, LNG, agricultural products: this is what India needs," she added.
Earlier in the day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited the Gurdwara Khalsa Diwan at Ross Street, before leaving for the Laxmi Narayan temple in the city.
He will later attend an official dinner hosted by his Canadian counterpart Stephen Harper, before departing for India.
Before arriving in Vancouver, Prime Minister Modi held a round table conference with heads of pension funds, banks and other financial leaders of Canada in Toronto.
The Prime Minister also visited the memorial to the Air India 'Kanishka' bombing, paying tributes to the victims in a wreath laying ceremony. Prime Minister Modi, along with Prime Minister Harper also met the kin of the victims.
Prime Minister Modi arrived in Canada on Tuesday, for the third and final leg of his three-nation, nine-day tour.