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In Pics: Modi Express-From Melbourne to Sydney

India TV News Desk 24 Nov 2014, 10:07:21 AM IST
India TV News Desk

Sydney: In appreciation of Narendra Modi's humble beginnings, over 200 fans of the Indian Prime Minister has traveled  870 km by a special train dubbed "Modi Express" from Melbourne to Sydney for a diaspora event .

Carrying 220 Modi fans, the four-carriage train decorated with tricolour balloons  departed from Melbourne's Southern Cross station for Sydney at 8.30 p.m. Nov 16, spokesperson Balesh Singh Dhankhar of the Indian Australian Community Foundation (IACF) told IANS over phone from Sydney.

The Modi fans have plans to savour Gujarati cuisine during their journey, Ashwin Bora of the IACF told IANS.

Some fans told IANS that the train journey will hold a unique place in their memory.