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Donald Trump India visit: PM Narendra Modi arrives in Ahmedabad

News Agencies | Updated on: 24 February 2020, 11:22 IST
PM Narendra Modi leaves for Ahmedabad

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has arrived in Ahmedabad where he will hold a roadshow along with US President Donald Trump and participate in the 'Namaste Trump' event at Motera Stadium later today.

The US President will arrive in Ahmedabad in a few hours from now. He will be accompanied by First Lady Melania Trump, daughter Ivanka Trump and his son-in-law Jared Kushner.

"India awaits your arrival @POTUS @realDonaldTrump! Your visit is definitely going to further strengthen the friendship between our nations. See you very soon in Ahmedabad," Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted on Monday.

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On his first visit to India, President Trump will land in Ahmedabad, the largest city in PM Modi's home state Gujarat.

The first couple of US will be given a grand welcome as they drive to the newly-built Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Cricket Stadium.

The US President, along with his family and a ministerial delegation, will be in India for around 36 hours. They will visit Ahmedabad, Agra, and Delhi during their stay. This is Trump's first official visit to India.


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First published: 24 February 2020, 10:15 IST