Namaste Trump event | Donald Trump and Melania Trump received by Anandiben Patel and Yogi Adityanath in Agra

The US President is scheduled to hold delegation-level talks with Modi on Tuesday in New Delhi. The visiting dignitary will also meet Vice President Venkaiah Naidu, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar and President Ram Nath Kovind.

Written by February 24, 2020 09:39

New Delhi: After addressing a mammoth crowd at Motera Stadium in Gujarat’s Ahmedabad, US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump flew down to Agra to visit the Taj Mahal, along with his ministerial delegation and daughter Ivanka Trump and son-in-law Jared Kushner.

The US President was received by Uttar Pradesh Governor Anandiben Patel and Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath at the Agra airport.

Trump was wearing a black suit with a yellow collar, and his wife was in a white jumpsuit.

In the first leg of their two-day visit to India, they participated in Namastey Trump event at Motera Stadium earlier today.

The US President is scheduled to hold delegation-level talks with Modi on Tuesday in New Delhi. The visiting dignitary will also meet Vice President Venkaiah Naidu, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar and President Ram Nath Kovind.

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