US Vice-President Kamala Harris to satisfy PM Narendra Modi on September 23


Washington: US Vice-President Kamala Harris will fulfill Prime Minister Narendra Modi here on September 23, a day ahead of the first bilateral satisfy in between him and President Joe Biden and the Quad Summit at the White House, officials have stated.

Biden will host Modi for their very first in-person bilateral meeting at the White House on September 24. Later that day, Biden will host the first-ever in-person Quad Leaders’ Summit at the White House with Modi, Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga and Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison.

“The Vice President will meet with His Excellency Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of the Republic of India,” a White House authorities told PTI.

This will be the first meeting between the 2 leaders. Harris had previously consulted with Modi over the phone during the COVID-19 crisis.

Harris is the first-ever person of Indian origin to be chosen as the vice-president of the United States.

Throughout today, when world leaders will collect in New York to go to the annual session of the UN General Assembly, Harris, according to the White Home, is arranged to convene with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Tuesday, Zambian President Hakainde Hichilema on Wednesday and President of Ghana Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Thursday.

On Wednesday, she will also lead a session at the President’s virtual COVID Top on developing back much better and preparing and preventing future pandemics, according to a senior White House official.

Published at Tue, 21 Sep 2021 00:22:22 -0500