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Nikki Haley visits Gauri Shankar Mandir, Jama Masjid, Gurudwara Sis Ganj Sahib

The US envoy Nikki Haley on Thursday morning visited Gauri Shankar Mandir, Jama Masjid, Gurudwara Sis Ganj Sahib and Central Baptist Church in Delhi.

Nikki Haley visits Jama Masjid, makes rotis for 'langar

US Ambassador to United Nations Nikki Haley is in India on a three-day bilateral visit. (Express Photo by Amit Mehra)

Nikki Haley visits Jama Masjid, makes rotis for 'langar

Haley on Thursday morning visited Gauri Shankar Mandir, Jama Masjid, Gurudwara Sis Ganj Sahib and Central Baptist Church in Delhi. (Express Photo by Amit Mehra)

Nikki Haley visits Jama Masjid, makes rotis for 'langar

Haley is the first Indian-American to serve in a Cabinet-level position in any US presidential administration. (Express Photo by Amit Mehra)

Nikki Haley visits Jama Masjid, makes rotis for 'langar

Haley called on PM Narendra Modi on Wednesday and discussed ways to enhance India-US cooperation in various fields, including counter-terrorism. In Pic: Nikki Haley along with US Ambassador to India Kenneth Juster. (Express Photo by Abhinav Saha)

Nikki Haley visits Jama Masjid, makes rotis for 'langar

Haley asserted the importance of religious freedom. “We think freedom of religion is as important as freedom of rights and freedom of people,” she said. (Express Photo by Amit Mehra)

Nikki Haley visits Jama Masjid, makes rotis for 'langar

During her visit, Haley will meet senior Indian officials, business leaders and students, underscoring America’s ‘strong alliance’ with the country. (Express Photo by Amit Mehra)

Nikki Haley visits Jama Masjid, makes rotis for 'langar

The Delhi Sikh Gurudwara Management Committee (DSGMC) discussed with her the issue of 52 Indians, mostly Sikhs, being held at a detention centre in the US state of Oregon. (Express Photo by Amit Mehra)

Nikki Haley visits Jama Masjid, makes rotis for 'langar

Haley, along with US ambassador Kenneth Juster, also prepared rotis for langar at the gurdwara. (Express Photo by Amit Mehra)

Nikki Haley visits Jama Masjid, makes rotis for 'langar

Accompanied by the US ambassador to India Kenneth Juster, Haley began her three-day India tour on Tuesday with a visit to the Humayun tomb. (Express Photo by Abhinav Saha)

Nikki Haley visits Jama Masjid, makes rotis for 'langar

Haley had last visited India in late 2014 when she was the South Carolina Governor. (Express Photo by Abhinav Saha)