Agra: During his trip to India, Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos did all things touristy as he visited the iconic Taj Mahal in Agra, with his girlfriend Lauren Sanchez. Also Read - Did Saudi Crown Prince Really Hack Jeff Bezos's Phone?
The couple visited the Mughal-era monument on Tuesday and the pictures of the couple are being widely shared on social media. Also Read - Amazon Rolls Out New Electric Delivery Rickshaws in India, CEO Jeff Bezos Tweets Video
The pictures show Bezos and Sanchez happily posing for the shutterbugs while standing in front of the reflecting pool which leads to the mausoleum. Bezos was pictured wearing a cream color suit, navy blue shirt and black glasses, while Sanchez donned a white and orange-coloured dress with a black belt. Also Read - Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Announces 10 Lakh Jobs in India Amid Tensions With Centre
The duo stayed at the Taj Mahal for about two hours and apparently took a lot of pictures. Here are some of them:
Meanwhile, on Monday Bezos announced plans to roll out a new fleet of electric rickshaws in India, in a bid to tackle climate change. The move came as part of Amazon’s global Climate Pledge, announced in September last year.
Prior to this, the richest man in the world last week announced a USD 1 billion investment in India during a conference in the national capital and later interacted with Bollywood stars and flew kites with local youths in Mumbai.
He also announced that Amazon will create as many as 10 lakh new jobs in India by 2025 through investments in technology, infrastructure and its logistics network.