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PM Modi best Indian leader since independence: Rupert Murdoch

New York: Media baron Rupert Murdoch has called Prime Minister Narendra Modi the best leader India has seen since independence.After his meeting with the Prime Minister, The News Corp chairman took to twitter to declare
India TV News Desk September 25, 2015 10:08 IST
India TV News Desk

New York: Media baron Rupert Murdoch has called Prime Minister Narendra Modi the best leader India has seen since independence.

After his meeting with the Prime Minister, The News Corp chairman took to twitter to declare Narendra Modi as best leader with best policies since independence.

Murdoch, however  marked a cautionary note saying massive task is needed to achieve success in most complex nation (India).

Murdoch was among the top CEOs who met PM Modi on Thursday at New York's iconic Waldorf Astoria hotel.

After the meeting, many American business leaders said the Indian prime minister had carried out significant economic and governance reforms after taking power last year, but needed to do more.

"We all have concerns about the speed. We want to see more action more quickly but directionally the investments in infrastructure, the energy, vision for the future, bringing the country together, goods and services tax reform, are all extremely positive," said Mark Weinberger, CEO of Ernst and Young.

The Prime Minister met with the heads of the US media sector, where he said India was "committed" to protecting Intellectual Property Rights, "which is essential to fostering creativity".

On Day 1 in US, PM Modi promises to make business hassle free in India

Prime Minister Narendra Modi also hosted a dinner  for 40 top CEOs of US  and promised remove bottlenecks in order to ensure doing business hassle free in the country .