Narendra Modi congratulates Bhandari on ICJ re-election

Patna: Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressing at the Centenary Celebrations of Patna University, in Patna, Bihar on Saturday. PTI Photo (PTI10_14_2017_000063A)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today gave his greetings to Justice Dalveer Bhandari for his re-election to the International Court of Justice (ICJ).

“I congratulate Justice Dalveer Bhandari on being re-elected to the International Court of Justice. His re-election is a proud moment for us,” the Prime Minister tweeted.

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Bhandari was re-elected to the ICJ on Monday as the General Assembly rallied behind him in a show of strength that made Britain bow to the majority and withdraw its candidate Christopher Greenwood.

He will start his term from February 2018.

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