New Delhi: With about an hour to go for US President Donald Trump and his team of high-powered delegation to land in Gujarat, Trump took to microblogging platform Twitter to express his excitement for his visit. In a tweet in Hindi, Trump expressed his eagerness to visit India. Also Read - From Eisenhower To Obama, Here Are The 6 US Presidents Who Have Visited India Before Trump
“We look forward to coming to India. We are on the way, we will meet everyone in a few hours!,” a tweet by Donald Trump read. Also Read - 'India Awaits Your Arrival POTUS', Tweets PM Modi Ahead of US President Trump's Touchdown in Ahmedabad
Meanwhile, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has already arrived in Ahmedabad to extend a warm welcome to Donald Trump and First Lady Melania.
Prior to Trump’s tweet, PM Modi tweeted saying, “India awaits your arrival US President”.
Notably, the American President, First Lady Melania Trump, along with a high-powered delegation will arrive for a two-day India visit at 11:40 AM today. The delegation accompanying Trump includes his daughter Ivanka and son-in-law, Jared Kushner. Both Ivanka and Kushner are senior advisors to the US President.
With this, Trump will become the seventh American President to visit the country. He has a jam-packed schedule for around 36 hours which he will spend in India.