Maryland [US]June 17 (ANI): A PM Modi fan in Maryland, USA, flaunting the “NMODI” license plate, said the prime minister was his inspiration and he eagerly awaits to welcome him to the United States.
“I took this plate back in November 2016. Narendra Modi inspired me. He inspired me to do something good for the country, society, the world. Prime Minister Modi is coming here, So I eagerly await to welcome him,” Raghavendra said.
Meanwhile, the Indian tricolor flag was seen outside the White House in Washington DC on Friday ahead of Prime Minister Modi’s visit to the US.
Jesal Nar, an Indian national living in New Jersey, said, “It was really an honor and pride to see the Tricolore. I traveled across the US with the Tricolore for work purposes.”
PM Modi is getting ready for his first state visit to the US next week. From June 20th to 24th. Prime Minister Modi will address a joint session of the US Congress and will also meet with a number of US politicians, prominent citizens and prominent figures in the diaspora.
Meanwhile, on the South Lawn of the White House, a ceremonial exercise to welcome Prime Minister Modi is underway. Children were seen practicing for the Prime Minister’s welcoming ceremony.
Prime Minister Modi is visiting the US at the invitation of US President Joe Biden and First Lady Jill Biden. The visit will begin in New York, where the Prime Minister will lead the celebration of International Yoga Day at United Nations Headquarters on 21 June.
Recently, U.S. Congressman Buddy Carter said that the U.S. is looking forward to hearing Prime Minister Modi’s speech at a joint session of the U.S. Congress.
“The U.S.-India relationship is very important. We look forward to hearing from Prime Minister Modi at the joint meeting. Prime Minister Modi has served the people well,” Carter said of Prime Minister Modi’s visit to the United States.
U.S. Senator Cindy Hyde Smith said on the Prime Minister’s visit to the United States: “Next week, we will be honored to have him (Prime Minister Modi) address a joint session of Congress, emphasizing the importance of the U.S.-India relationship.”
Smith said that the bond between the US and India is not just an alliance, but a strategic global partnership. (Arnie)
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