Friendship with India most consequential: US President Biden
Hailing relations with India, US President Joe Biden said that the friendship between the two nations is among the "most consequential in the world."
Taking to Twitter , Biden said, "The friendship between the United States and India is among the most consequential in the world. And it's stronger, closer, and more dynamic than ever."
Prime Minister Narendra Modi embarked on his maiden state visits to the US and Egypt from June 20-25. He concluded his state visit to the US on June 24 and embarked for Cairo from there.
During his US visit, the Prime Minister attended various events and met top Indian and American CEOs. He received a ceremonial welcome and guard of honour at the White House. He was hosted by US President Joe Biden as well as First Lady Jill Biden for a state dinner at the White House, as well as a State Luncheon by the US Secretary of State Antony Blinken, and US Vice President Kamala Harris.
Before emplaning for Egypt, PM Modi interacted with the Indian diaspora at the Ronald Reagan Building in Washington, DC and compared the meeting with a "sweet dish after a meal" at his farewell address.