Trump announces visit to India from Feb 24-25

US President Donald Trump makes remarks at the White House Business Session with governors at the White House in Washington, DC, on Feb 10, 2020.
US President Donald Trump makes remarks at the White House Business Session with governors at the White House in Washington, DC, on Feb 10, 2020.PHOTO: EPA-EFE

WASHINGTON (AFP) - US President Donald Trump will visit India, with stops in the capital New Delhi and the western state of Gujarat, from February 24-25, the White House announced Monday (Feb 10).

Trump and First Lady Melania Trump will make the trip to "strengthen the United States-India strategic partnership," the announcement said.

Gujarat is the home state of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and was also the home of independence icon Mahatma Gandhi.