Trump Announces $3 Billion Defence Deal With India
PM Modi received the President and his family at the Ahmedabad airport. Trump is scheduled to address the ’Namaste Trump’ event at the newly-built Motera Stadium after doing a 22-km roadshow with PM Modi. After this, Trump will head to Agra and Delhi. Shortly before his arrival, Trump tweeted in Hindi saying “let’s meet in a few hours”.
His itinerary includes a visit to Mahatma Gandhi’s Sabarmati Ashram at 12.15 pm, the ‘Namaste Trump’ event at Motera Stadium at 01.05 pm, following a 22 km long roadshow with PM Modi. At 03:30 pm, Trump will leave for Agra to see the iconic Taj Mahal with his wife Melania at 05.15 pm. Then the Trumps will head to Delhi at 06.45 pm and reach Palam Air Force Station in Delhi at 7.30 pm. Before leaving for India, Donald Trump said that PM Modi is his good friend and he is excited to meet Indians. Security has been tightened for Trump's tour. Trump will have a formal reception at Rashtrapati Bhavan in Delhi on Tuesday. After this, PM Modi will have a formal meeting with the US President in Hyderabad and later the two leaders will also issue a joint statement. Trump is the 7th US President to visit India in the last 61 years.
अतिथि देवो भव: https://t.co/mpccRkEJCE— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) February 24, 2020
#PresidentTrump and his entourage are expected to touch down shortly in Ahmedabad where he will be received by @NarendraModi. Watch what is in store for @POTUS and his wife in Ahmedabad and Agra... #PresidentTrump #NarendraModi #Ahmedabad pic.twitter.com/saQrqBax8M— GoNewsIndia (@GoNews_India) February 24, 2020