Opinion | The Importance Of Modi Visit To US To Meet Donald Trump

Prime Minister Narendra Modi who is currently in the USA, addressed Indian diaspora at a community reception in Ritz Carlton in Washington DC. During his speech, Modi said he sees immense energy and potential in the Indian community that is based in USA. “I can see that every Indian wants to contribute towards India’s development. India is progressing at a record pace today,” Modi said. The prime minister will also meet Donald Trump for his first bilateral meeting with the US President. Trump will host PM Modi for a “working dinner” which is the first for a foreign leader at the White House in his five-month term. Modi, who is on a three-nation tour, will visit Netherlands after concluding his US visit.