Thoughts exchanged is knowledge gained.
The coming five years are very crucial for India to emerge as a strong force and should be able to get recognition as a developed country. For this external affairs are very important. So the vast experience he had will come in handy for Modi in handling the situations.
"If you are killed in action, you go to Heaven. If you win, you rule this Earth (as beautiful as Heaven). That is why, O son of Kunti, take a firm resolve and fight!"-- Shrimad Bhagwad Gita
Knowledge is power.
S Jaishankar is an IFS officer from the batch of 1977. He has done Master in Arts and has also done MPhil and PhD in International Relations from Jawaharlal National University (JNU). He was MEA Secreatary in Govt. of India for 2015 to 2018.
He had played very vital role in resolving the Doklam Issue with China. He happens to be expert in matters of foreign relations with America, Russia and China.
Prime Minister Modi knows him since 2012 when during his visit to China as a Gujarat Chief Minister and now PM have applied his art of applying the personalities at the right places by appointing Mr. S Jaishankar as new External Affairs Minister.
"Words are precious, ought to be used wisely." - Umang Shah