New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today lauded the efforts of the United Nations in promoting world peace and said India is proud of its active participation in the global body's initiatives.
His comments came as he extended greetings on the UN Day, which marks the anniversary of the entry into force in 1945 of the UN Charter.
"Greetings on @UN Day. We appreciate UN’s efforts in promoting world peace & laud the wide range of initiatives under its guidance," Modi tweeted.
"India is proud of the steadfast support & active participation in several @UN initiatives aimed at making our world a better place," he added in another tweet.
October 24 has been celebrated as UN Day since 1948.