PM Narendra Modi in Houston, US HIGHLIGHTS: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday addressed an event that could be best described as “historic by any foreign leader on the US soil” with President Donald Trump by his side for gala Howdy Modi event at NRG Stadium in Houston. Both Prime Minister Modi and President Trump addressed a strong crowd of over 50000 Indian Americans in what could be called biggest ever political event for the Indian leader outside India.
Speaking at the event, both the leaders praised each other for taking Indo-US relationship at greater heights. They also committed to take on “radical Islamic terrorism” that has bled both India and the US. PM Modi said that the time has come to launch a decisive battle against terrorism. Without naming Pakistan, Modi hit out at the neghbouring country for “nurturing and supporting” terrorism.
After their speech, Prime Minister Modi and President Trump took a lap around the NRG Stadium by holding each other’s hands.