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Indonesian President Widodo to PM Modi: My grandson is also named Srinarendra


Jakarta: Indonesian President Joko Widodo on Wednesday shared the name of his new-born grandson with Prime Minister Narendra Modi. It is not for anything he told the name to PM Modi. The new-born and the Prime Minister have similar names.

Widodo’s grandson’s name is Jan Ethes Srinarendra, similar to the name of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Srinarendra, the son of Jokowi’s eldest son, Gibran Rakabuming, and daughter-in-law Selvi Ananda, was born on May 24.

As per the Jakarta Post, Gibran explained the meaning of the child’s name as Jan meaning “most”, while Ethes “dexterous” and Srinarendra “intelligent leader”. Gibran is an entrepreneur who runs several eateries under the name of Markobar.