NSA Doval rescues PM Narendra Modi during White House media event

While the prime minister was attentively listening to the remarks of US President Donald Trump at the Rose Garden of the presidential mansion after their first meeting, a sudden gust of wind swept away some pages of Modi's prepared statement to the media.

By: PTI | Washington | Published:June 27, 2017 4:46 pm
Narendra Modi, Modi in US, Donald Trump, Ajit Doval Prime Minister Narendra Modi looks toward President Donald Trump as he speaks in the Rose Garden at the White House, Monday, June 26, 2017, in Washington. (AP/PTI Photo)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi was on Tuesday saved from a possible embarrassment by an alert National Security Advisor Ajit Doval when wind swept away some pages of his prepared remarks to the media at the White House. While the prime minister was attentively listening to the remarks of US President Donald Trump at the Rose Garden of the presidential mansion after their first meeting, a sudden gust of wind swept away some pages of Modi’s prepared statement to the media.

Doval, who was seated in the front row along with some other senior Indian officials, sprang up and quickly retrieved the papers and handed it back to the prime minister. The wind again played naughty and the papers were blown away once again to be retrieved by Doval.

Prime Minister Modi’s summit with President Trump was the first face-to-face meeting between the leaders of the two major countries.

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    fcuktrump
    Jun 28, 2017 at 1:57 am
    1) World War 1 - 2 million died from diseases and 6 million went missing, presumed 2) world war 2 -60 million people were killed, which was about 3 of the 1940 world population ------------------------------------------------------------- 3) who started World War 1 (Archduke Franz Ferdinand) None Muslim 4) who started world war 2 (Soviet Union Joseph Stalin United States Franklin D. Roosevelt United Kingdom Winston Churchill Republic of China (1912–49) Chiang Kai-shk )
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      Milind
      Jun 28, 2017 at 12:17 am
      Good laught. What would have happen..f ek u ki waat...All the talk of high tech this and that...still reading from papers. Can't f fek u read from a tablet or something. Yesterday presser was du mb leading dum ber. Trump was playing trumpet to help modi in 2019....it was a sur mile mera tumaara.
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        Aadarsh
        Jun 27, 2017 at 9:57 pm
        Hahahahahahahahahaha. Just imagine if Doval played naughty instead of wind Modi ki to lag jaati. Hahahahahahahahahahaha Beechare prepared speech press conf mein kaise bol pata. G a d h a. Dumbf . Who prepares answers before ques are asked in press briefngs?
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          ASHOK
          Jun 28, 2017 at 8:40 am
          Dear Aadarsh , It was Joint Statement - Neither A Speech Nor Q A Session under press briefing , further Milind said right pm should use tablet instead of paper... Needless to mention Our PM is a Statesman, unlike other recent cong pm. It is a fashion to humiliate PM for some individuals...
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          Sankaran Krishnan
          Jun 27, 2017 at 8:07 pm
          India is at the safe hands in the name of NSA Mr. Doval and his alertness proves worthy and shows the commitment of him to protect even against the Nature and even otherwise PM Modi might have done his job and still shows his assertiveness and authority and handled it with ease because he muse have gone gone through the statement prepared and definitely he is not like Zail singh who had read with Paper at his hand in 1980 Asian Games "I declare open the Asian Games" !!!!
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