The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) President Sourav Ganguly and its Secretary Jay Shah on Monday have been current at the ‘Namaste Trump’ event at the Motera Stadium. US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump landed in Ahmedabad in Gujarat on Monday, shortly earlier than 12 pm. Trump and Melania have been accompanied by daughter Ivanka and son-in-legislation Jared Kushner on the go to.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi welcomed Trump as he arrived at the Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport on his first official go to to India in a bid to strengthen ties between the 2 nations.
On disembarking the plane, Trump was warmly welcomed by Prime Minister Modi with the well-known “bear-hug”.
Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani was additionally current at the airport together with different officers to welcome the visiting dignitaries. As he walked the purple carpet, the US President was accorded a tri-service guard of honour.
Trump is slated to participate in a street-present, in addition to addressing the ‘Namaste Trump’ event together with Modi at the Motera Stadium, the world’s largest cricket floor with a seating capability of 1.10 lakh folks.
Grand preparations have been made for the excessive-profile go to with 1000’s of individuals anticipated to line up the streets of Ahmedabad to greet the 2 leaders throughout their roadshow.
Later within the day, Trump will journey to Agra, the place he and his spouse will go to the historic Taj Mahal.
The US President is scheduled to carry delegation-degree talks with Modi on Tuesday in New Delhi. The visiting dignitary may also meet Vice President Venkaiah Naidu, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar and President Ram Nath Kovind.