India celebrates its 73rd Republic Day, today January 26, 2023. On this occasion, the Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi, has congratulated Jonty Rhodes.
On Republic Day, former South Africa team cricketer and batsmen, after which now Jonty Rhodes has given his reply on Prime Minister Modi’s congratulations.
Jonty said that his family celebrates Republic Day with all of India. See full letter from Narendra Modi.
Narendra Modi writes thank you letter to Jonty Rhodes
Prime Minister Modi wrote a letter expressing his gratitude to Jonty Rhodes for his love for India. In this letter, it was written that,
“January 26 this year is quite special as it is when India completes 75 years of independence from colonial times. So I decided to write a letter to you and other friends from India expressing gratitude for your love for India. I look forward to seeing you continue to work together with our country and our people. I wish you a very happy Republic Day and look forward to speaking with you in times to come.”
Jonty Rhodes writes a response letter to Narendra Modi
Jonty Rhodes’s love for India is not hidden from anyone. It is worth mentioning that Jonty also named her daughter India.
In response to Prime Minister Modi’s letter, he wrote that
“Thank you Narendra Modi Ji for your kind words. I find myself enriched as a person in each visit to India. My whole family celebrates Republic Day with all of India and respects the need for a constitution that protects the rights of the people of India. Jay Hind.
If we talk about Jonty’s cricket statistics, in test cricket he has a total of 52 matches and makes 2532 runs at an average of 35.17 including 3 centuries.
In ODI cricket, he has 245 runs and makes 5935 runs at an average of 35.12, including 2 centuries.