Kejriwal, Manish Sisodia unlikely to accompany Melania Trump during briefing on AAP’s ‘happiness curriculum’ in Delhi govt schools

US President Donald Trump, accompanied by wife Melania, daughter Ivanka and son-in-law Jared Kushner and a high-level delegation, will arrive in Ahmedabad around noon on 24 February.

Press Trust of India February 23, 2020 11:47:20 IST
Kejriwal, Manish Sisodia unlikely to accompany Melania Trump during briefing on AAP’s ‘happiness curriculum’ in Delhi govt schools
  • As per the original schedule, both Kejriwal and Sisodia were to accompany Melania Trump during her visit to the school.

  • The Delhi chief minister and his deputy were also to brief Melania about the 'happiness curriculum' introduced by the AAP.

  • When contacted, a US embassy spokesperson referred the query on the matter to the Delhi government.

New Delhi: Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his deputy Manish Sisodia are unlikely to be present when US First Lady Melania Trump visits a Delhi government-run school in the National Capital on 25 February, according to sources.

Kejriwal Manish Sisodia unlikely to accompany Melania Trump during briefing on AAPs happiness curriculum in Delhi govt schools

File image of Arvind Kejriwal and Manish Sisodia. Twitter@AamAadmiParty

As per the original schedule, both Kejriwal and Sisodia were to accompany Melania Trump during her visit to the school, people familiar with the matter said.

The Delhi chief minister and his deputy were also to brief Melania about the "happiness curriculum" introduced by the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government, sources said.

When contacted, a US embassy spokesperson referred the query on the matter to the Delhi government. There was no immediate reaction from the Delhi government.

US President Donald Trump, accompanied by wife Melania, daughter Ivanka and son-in-law Jared Kushner and a high-level delegation, will arrive in Ahmedabad around noon on 24 February for a less than 36-hour-long trip to India.

From Ahmedabad, the delegation will travel to Agra before arriving at the National Capital for the main leg of the visit.

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