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As Motera stadium is ready to host Modi-Trump mega show on 24, the full schedule of US President Trump’s visit is confirmed by Ministry of External Affairs (MEA). On Thursday, MEA confirmed schedule of US President’s maiden visit to India with First Lady and high level delegation. MEA tweeted on Thursday, US President Trump will land in Ahmedabad on 24 around noon & there will be three legs to the visit Ahmedabad, Agra and Delhi. Spokesperson in media briefing on Thursday laid down the schedule and visits of President Trump from Ahmedabad to Delhi. MEA has briefed about 2 days visit Schedule/ Rally Route and security updates. Earlier in day, Gujarat Chief Minister took cognizance of the security preparedness in Ahmedabad & U.P CM Yogi Adityanath in Agra, where US President is scheduled to visit.
US President Trump is scheduled to visit India on February 24 and 25. It will be his 5th meeting with PM Modi in 8 months. There are three legs to the US President's visit- Ahmedabad-Agra- Delhi, MEA tweeted. Earlier US Embassy's three-member team visited the Jaipur airport on Monday, followed by another visit by a four-member team on Tuesday to check on infrastructure and other facilities. Official sources confirmed that the team had given its consent to use the city airport as an alternative landing spot for the plane carrying the visiting dignitary and his entourage.
Trump in India- Full Schedule/ Rally Route
Ministry of External Affairs confirmed on Thursday that US President Trump will land in Ahmedabad on 24 around noon, from there he will go to Motera Stadium to address the 'Namaste Trump' event. The route from the airport to the stadium, we expect a large no. of people will line-up. President Trump embarked for his two days visit to India on 23rd Feb, 2200hours IST and expected to land in around noon at Ahmedabad Airport, Gujarat, US Media reported.
This will be US President Trump's first visit to India. It will be his 5th meeting with PM Modi in 8 months. There are three legs to the US President's visit- Ahmedabad-Agra- Delhi. US President and First lady to visit Taj Mahal in Agra during their visit. Security in Agra is also hiked to extreme level in Uttar Pradesh.
Trump & First lady in Delhi
First Lady of the United States, Melania Trump to visit a Delhi government school during the Delhi leg of the visit of US President Donald Trump to India, on February 24-25. Melania Trump to watch- Happiness Class at Delhi Govt School in Delhi.
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India-US Deals during Trump's Visit to India
Ahead of US President Donald Trump's visit on Thursday Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS) Wednesday cleared a US $2.4 billion deal to purchase 24 American multi-role MH-60 ‘Romeo’ anti-submarine helicopters for the Indian Navy ahead of US President Donald Trump’s visit next week. Twenty Four helicopters are meant to meet the immediate need of the Indian Navy which is also pursuing a separate programme for 123 Naval Multi-Role Helicopters (NMRH) under the Make in India initiative.
Security Preparedness in Gujarat-
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High Level security has been beefed-up in Ahmedabad. On Friday DRDO conducted mock drill to kill a drone by indegeneous system. Mock drill conducted on roads in Ahmedabad.
Trump embarks on 2 days India visit
As US President Donald Trump has embarked on his two days' visit to India, security Preparedness is at full swing in World's biggest Cricket Stadium in Motera Ahmedabad. US President will hold mega show in stadium with PM Modi
On Friday Security mock-drill conducted outside the airport in Ahmedabad, ahead of US President Donald Trump's visit to the city on 24th February.
Ahmedabad Airport Director said that All flights to operate on schedule on Feb24. Passengers advised to arrive 3hrs ahead of scheduled departure. Passengers to carry hard copies of their flight itinerary based on which police authorities to facilitate their journey to the airport.
Preparations are in full swing ahead of Trump’s arrival in Ahmedabad. Trump's security personnel have arrived in India at Ahmedabad ahead of his visit to India. Among his two days' busy schedule, Trump to open world's biggest cricket stadium during India visit and will also visit Taj Mahal.
Bunker type Security has been tightened outside Motera Stadium where US President Donald Trump's event will take place. President Trump along with US' First Lady Melania Trump is arriving in India on 24th February. Airport officials revealed that they have been asked to remain on alert mode from February 23 to 24. An aircraft carrying the US President's security detail is likely to land in Jaipur on February 23, which shall be on a standby mode in case the flight carrying Trump lands here, said an official.