iPhone XR boxes with an "Assembled in India" tag were seen on Monday in many of the country's electronic product retailers, including Croma, with a price tag of 49,900 Indian rupees (£542) for the 64 GB version.
Modi also outlined the steps taken by the government including Atal Tinkering Labs and conducting hackathons to boost innovation potential and solve problems using technology, a statement from the Prime Minister's Office said.
"Heartiest congratulations to President @jokowi on the commencement of his second Presidential term in Indonesia, our close maritime neighbour. I am confident that under his dynamic leadership, our friendship and our Comprehensive Strategic Partnership will further deepen," Modi tweeted.
On Sunday, the prime minister met a young innovator Amol Yadav. A pilot by profession, he had taken up the initiative of manufacturing of small aircrafts in India.
Acknowledging their appreciation, the Prime Minister said "The Tamil language is beautiful, the Tamil people are exceptional."
Besides the two states, assembly bypolls are underway in 51 seats and Lok Sabha by-elections in two constituencies across India.
Addressing a gathering at his official residence at the launch of a book, he said "major effort is being made to demonise technology. Attempts are being made to create an atmosphere of fear".
The prime minister also said that four lakh Kashmiri Pandits were forced to leave their homes in the valley.
Addressing his last campaign rally for the Maharashtra Assembly elections, Modi also spoke of the economic reforms brought in by the BJP-led Central and Maharashtra governments, which he said had no "stain of corruption" on them.
Addressing his second rally of the day, Modi was referring to a purported video in which three Congress leaders at the parliament complex were seen discussing prospects of the party in the polls.
The prime minister said the sportspersons were the same, their abilities were the same, rather the competition had become stiff, but the difference was that after 2014, the BJP-led governments had changed the situations.
The prime minister's message was read out during the inauguration of the three-day summit in the presence of Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant.
Demonetisation and 'Gabbar Singh Tax' (GST) have destroyed small and medium enterprises, Gandhi said.
Addressing a rally here, his fourth one for the October 21 polls, Modi while referring to abrogation of Article 370, asked the gathering ,"You know what happened on August 5?, what no one could have imagined.
Addressing a poll rally at Radhanpur in Patan district, Rupani also accused the opposition Congress of turning a blind eye to illegal immigrants.
Speaking at a rally ahead of the October 21 Maharashtra Assembly elections, Modi said the middle class has made a great contribution to the economy.
'Haven't you felt the effect of the New India in the last 100 days of our second term? Do you see its power? Do you see its decision-making abilities and clarity in ideas?' Modi asked the crowds.
Thirty-five people, including Asians and Arabs, were killed and four others injured after a bus crashed with another heavy vehicle in western Saudi Arabia on Wednesday.
BJP leaders Prasad Lad and Sanjay Upadhyay submitted a complaint to state electoral officer Baldev Singh, alleging that Gandhi violated the Model Code of Conduct and Representation of the People Act, a BJP release said.
With only a few days to go for polling, leaders from all parties are involved in the last leg of campaigning across both states
Modi began his address speaking some Haryanvi words, seeking to strike a chord with the locals and recalling how he personally met almost every party worker when he worked for the party in the state.
The prime minister was addressing a rally here ahead of Assembly elections in the state slated for October 21.
"He saw the dream of a capable India of the 21th century and gave his special contribution for the purpose," the prime minister tweeted.
The quality of the judicial decision that accepted the petition against the 49 intellectuals for their letter to the PM is in the spotlight. At the same time the Bihar police’s actions against the petitioner should be scrutinised.
Indian-American Banerjee, who on Monday won the 2019 Nobel for Economics, has said Indian economy is on a shaky ground and the data currently available does not hold any assurance for the country's economic revival anytime soon.