NRIs greet PM Narendra Modi in Washington DC

INTERESnamoPrime Minister Narendra Modi who is in the US for the 2-day Nuclear Security Summit being hosted by US President Obama, greeted a large gathering of NRIs outside his hotel in Washington DC, who had assembled in large numbers to get a glimpse of their popular leader.

The crowd chanted “Bharat Mata Ki Jai’ and ‘Modi, Modi’ as the PM walked along the rope barrier amidst tight security, and shook hands with the community who had gathered in and around the capital. He was not scheduled for an engagement with the diaspora and did not make any statements.

Leaders from over 50 countries including over 20 heads of States are attending the global Summit.