Texas: Prime Minister Narendra Modi (PM Narendra Modi) has reached the city of Houston in the state of Texas. PM Modi received Trade and International Affairs Director Christopher Olson and other officials. During this, US Ambassador to India Kenneth Juster and Indian Ambassador to US Harshvardhan Shrangla were also present.
PM Modi will address people of Indian origin at the 'Howdy Modi' event held in Houston (Huston) tomorrow. Preparation of 'Howdy Modi' program is almost complete. So far, 50 thousand tickets have been sold for this ceremony. Howdy Modi program will run for about three hours. The event will also be attended by US President Donald Trump. Houston is known as the oil and gas capital of America. India and the United States signed a strategic energy partnership agreement last year to increase cooperation in the field of energy.
Indian Ambassador to the US Harshvardhan Shrangla said that after his arrival in Houston, Modi will participate in an event in which he will meet some of the leading CEOs of energy companies. He said that being a center of energy, Houston would remain at the center of the tour.
Shrangala said, "Our interest with the US will increase significantly due to interest in oil and LNG sector produced from US shale. We are also looking for technology for Indian energy companies. Prime Minister of Energy Sector Meet some of the top companies, most of which are headquartered in Houston. "
Artists will perform
According to the website, at the 71,995-seater NRG Football Stadium, the event will start at 8.45 am Sunday and will end at 12.30 pm. The importance of this event can be understood from the fact that US President Donald Trump himself will be present at the ceremony to welcome Prime Minister Modi. The Bharatvanshi community is busy preparing for this three-hour show, in which artists will present Indian classical music, folklore and dance, among other performances. More than 1,000 Gujaratis in Houston are preparing for Gujarat's traditional dance 'Dandiya' to welcome the Prime Minister.