He claimed that the "Ayushman Bharat" scheme will benefit 40-50 crore people, and said, "After we announced the scheme, there were some who praised the idea but wondered how it will be implemented".
Abbas acknowledged India's role in the peace process saying he was counting on India's support for multi-country sponsorship of future Israeli-Palestinian negotiations.
In a speech preceded by traditional Indian dancing and studded with references in Sanskrit, the ancient Indian language, Modi said: "Sometimes it seems like man is making the cardinal mistake of using technology to come into conflict with nature".
India was one of the earliest champions of the Palestinian cause but in recent years turned to Israel for high-tech military equipment and "anti-terrorism cooperation".
In a joint press conference in Ramallah, Abbas said, "We have never rejected negotiations; we have been and are still ready for negotiations", and suggested that a multilateral global mechanism involving many countries is the best way to sponsor negotiations. "This visit will culminate the historic ties between the two brotherly people, and will help in increasing and strengthening these ties that we possess", he stressed.
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(19:21) Addressing the crowd, Indian PM Narendra Modi says: "Oman is our close neighbour and we are honoured to have such a close relationship with them as well".
Last summer, Modi visited Israel but did not stop over in the West Bank.
The visit will reaffirm India's foreign policy position that its relationship with one country is independent of its ties with a third country and will de-hyphenate Israel and Palestine after Modi's standalone visit to Israel in July past year.
"Strengthening our comprehensive strategic partnership!"
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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu recently said that he was "disappointed" at the Indian vote at the United Nations but also expressed hope that there will be a possible change of heart over a period of time.
Earlier in July past year, PM Modi in an interview to "Israel Hayom" had said, "India believe in a two-state solution in which both Israel and a future Palestinian state coexist peacefully".
The two sides also signed annexutre to the MoU on military cooperation.
India has started a Technology Park project here in Ramallah which is now under construction.
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