New Delhi: United States President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump reached Ahmedabad at 11:40 on their two-day state visit to India. The couple was accompanied by a twelve-member delegation comprising US National Security Advisor Robert O’ Brien, Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross and Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette among others. Trump’s daughter Ivanka and son-in-law Jared Kushner were also part of the high-powered delegation. (Donald Trump India visit: Full Schedule of US President’s 36 Hours Stay) Also Read - 130 Crore Indians Are United to Defeat COVID-19, Yet Congress Playing Politics: Amit Shah
The US President, along with his family will be in India for around 36 hours. From Ahmedabad, the US President and the First Lady will make a brief stop at Agra where they will visit the Taj Mahal at around 5:15 pm, before departing for the national capital later in the day for the main leg of the trip. Also Read - IOC Chief Thomas Bach Thanks PM Narendra Modi For His Support to Tokyo Olympics
On the morning of February 25, Trump and the First Lady would be accorded a ceremonial welcome at the forecourt of the Rashtrapati Bhavan. From there, they would go to Rajghat to pay homage at the ‘samadhi’ of Mahatma Gandhi. Also Read - Testing, Tracing, Isolation, Quarantine: PM Narendra Modi Shares 4-Point Plan With CMs
It would be followed by restricted and delegation-level talks between Trump and Modi at Hyderabad House. Trump will leave for the United States by his special flight on the night of Tuesday.