Donald Trump's India visit: POTUS, FLOTUS visit Sabarmati Ashram and Taj Mahal; $3 bn defence deal on anvil, says US president [Photos]

While speaking at the Motera cricket stadium, Donald Trump promised to settle a three billion dollar defence deal with India during his India visit

FP Staff February 24, 2020 22:30:35 IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi welcomed US president Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump at the Ahmedabad airport. Trump was accompanied by his daughter Ivanka and and his son-in-law and senior White House adviser Jared Kushner. Twitter@narendramodi
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi welcomed US president Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump at the Ahmedabad airport. Trump was accompanied by his daughter Ivanka and and his son-in-law and senior White House adviser Jared Kushner. Twitter@narendramodi
From Ahmedabad airport, Trump along with his family, went to the Sabarmati Ashram for a brief visit. The Trumps paid tribute to Mahatma Gandhi and the US president also tried his hand at spinning yarn. The US president and First Lady signed the guest book. Trump, in the message, thanked his "great friend" Narendra Modi for the "wonderful visit" to India. PTI
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From Ahmedabad airport, Trump along with his family, went to the Sabarmati Ashram for a brief visit. The Trumps paid tribute to Mahatma Gandhi and the US president also tried his hand at spinning yarn. The US president and First Lady signed the guest book. Trump, in the message, thanked his "great friend" Narendra Modi for the "wonderful visit" to India. PTI
After visiting the Sabarmati Ashram, Trump headed to the Motera cricket stadium for the 'Namaste Trump event'. The two heads of state were greeted by a packed crowd.
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After visiting the Sabarmati Ashram, Trump headed to the Motera cricket stadium for the 'Namaste Trump event'. The two heads of state were greeted by a packed crowd.
While speaking at the Motera cricket stadium, Trump promised a three billion dollar defence deal with India. AP
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While speaking at the Motera cricket stadium, Trump promised a three billion dollar defence deal with India. AP
First Lady Melania Trump, US president Donald Trump and Prime Minister Narendra Modi. PTI
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First Lady Melania Trump, US president Donald Trump and Prime Minister Narendra Modi. PTI
POTUS and FLOTUS toured the historic Taj Mahal monument for an hour. AP
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POTUS and FLOTUS toured the historic Taj Mahal monument for an hour. AP