While Ahmedabad is all decked up for the most-hyped visit, the U.S. President Trump and the First Lady Melania arrive at the Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel international airport here at 11.37 AM.
While President Trump’s daughter Ivanka Trump and her husband Jared Kushner were spotted first from the aircraft, the Trump and Melania joined them who received a warm welcome from Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
As the pair stepped-off the Air Force One, Modi who has reached the airport an hour earlier received the former with a bear hug-the pictures of which are now trending on social media. Rajasthani folk dancers and the officials from the three wings of the military were seen at the airport while Trump, Melania and Modi walked down the path.
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Followed by which, the trio darted towards Sabarmati Ashram armoured black limo Beast as the crowds all along the path cheered Trump with banners welcoming them. At Mahatma Gandhi’s Sabarmati Ashram, President Trump and the First Lady tried their hand at spinning the charkha as PM Modi explained the significance of the traditional spinning wheel to the visitors.