Donald Trump’s quotes on India: Narendra Modi is a great man, I am a fan of Hindus

Here are the top quotes of Donald Trump on India.

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Updated: October 16, 2016 5:28 pm
donald trump, narendra modi, donald trump india, trump modi, trump on modi, trump indians, trump hindus, trump new jersey rally, trump indian americans rally, trump indian supporters, world news Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump lights a diya before delivering remarks to the Republican Hindu Coalition, Saturday in Edison, N.J. (AP Photo)

The Republican Hindu Coalition organised a fundraiser for Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump on Saturday night. In his keynote address, Trump focused on the relationship with India, saying that under the Trump administration, should he get elected, “Indian and Hindu community will have a true friend in the White House.”

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Speaking to NDTV’s Sreenivasan Jain before the address, he also commented on India-Pakistan relations. Here are some of the top quotes of what Donald Trump had to say about India:

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* I have great respect for Hindus. I have so many friends that are Hindu and they are amazing entrepreneurs. I have jobs going up in India right now. I have great respect for India. It’s an amazing country.

* (The India Pakistan conflict) is one of the great conflicts in the world right now. Hopefully everything will work out but there is tremendous conflict between India and Pakistan. There has been for quite some time. Just recently you had a lot of people killed.

At the event, Trump spoke about Narendra Modi, his likeness of Mumbai and the relations between India and US under the Trump administration.

* I look forward to working with Prime Minister Narendra Modi who has been very energetic in reforming India’s bureaucracy. Great man. I applaud him for doing so.

* I am a big fan of Hindu. I am a big fan of India.

* If I’m elected President, the Indian and Hindu community will have a true friend in the White House. That I can guarantee you.

* I’m involved in two massive developments in India…and that is because I have great confidence in India. Generations of Indian and Hindu Americans have strengthened our country…your values of hard work, education and enterprise have truly enriched our nation.

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  1. H
    Feb 15, 2017 at 6:54 pm
    He is praising hindu religion and india's talent not abusing christian religion so in this way this is not a sin . Is there mentioned anywhere in bible that praising any religion or a people is a sin ? why u americans are feeling jealous to us. N plz stop criticising Mr. Donald .
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      Arcot Selva
      Jan 8, 2017 at 9:06 am
      The people from India need not call themselves as "Hindus" but Indians which includes all communities. The Hindu group organiser have had a hope that he or his daughter might get a job. Probability of his daughter getting an intern job in White House is brighter. May God help them.
      1. V
        Oct 16, 2016 at 6:02 am
        1. I
          Oct 16, 2016 at 12:08 pm
          Indian media: Trump is communal
          1. A
            Oct 16, 2016 at 7:00 am
            Brshmins are amazing. It's a hearsay that they have been the most virulently advanced cl of people and very brave. They are so brave that they won't mind risking the chasy( if ithet existed) of their women folks after the SHRI TRUMPJI's win.
            1. A
              Oct 16, 2016 at 6:54 am
              Modi has asked Aishwarya Rai to be ready any time. Remember why Modi asked her to meet Holande. She was the real Rafael deal breaker. Poor Abishake Bachchan.
              1. J
                Oct 16, 2016 at 6:58 pm
                Trump does not want to send the American military to Iraq or anywhere in the middle east to fight terrorism . He just want to prevent terrorist entering he's country.
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                  Harry Achari
                  Oct 16, 2016 at 11:05 am
                  Hahaha. Interesting!!! Can you entertain us with more of your family stories?
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