‘Howdy Modi’: Stage set for PM Modi, President Trump mega event

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi who arrived in Houston on Saturday is all set to address the mega ‘Howdy Modi’ event at the NRG Stadium in Houston.

Dhols, Dhamaal and Dances could be seen at the stadium before PM Modi’s arrival to address this historic event.

The Indian American community has turned out in full force for the event. Community members have travelled from across the country to be a part of this historic event, sources said.

US President Donald Trump has left for Houston to attend the mega event.

Trump will be joining PM Modi to address the first ever joint rally with an Indian Prime Minister.

Earlier today, the PM began his first day with a roundtable with CEOs of energy companies.

“It is impossible to come to Houston and not talk energy! Had a wonderful interaction with leading energy sector CEOs. We discussed methods to harness opportunities in the energy sector. Also witnessed the signing of MoU between Tellurian and Petronet LNG,” PM Modi tweeted.

“Further energising India-USA friendship. Among the first engagements of PM @narendramodi in Houston is a meeting with CEOs from the energy sector. India and USA are looking to diversify cooperation in this sector,” PMO said in a tweet.

PM Modi met members of the Dawoodi Bohra community and Sikh community. During the interaction with the members of the Sikh community, they congratulated PM Modi on some of the pathbreaking decisions taken by the Government of India.

He also met a delegation of Kashmiri Pandits, who unequivocally supported the steps being taken for the progress of India and empowerment of every Indian.