Indian PM Narendra Modi in US to sign strategic pacts

Indian PM Narendra Modi in US to sign strategic pacts

NEW DELHI: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Washington on Monday for his three day visit.

 

Modi was welcomed warmly by US President Barack Obama upon his arrival.

 

Sources claimed that Modi will discuss regional security and bilateral ties including US-India trade which is expected to be increased from $120 billion to $500 billion.

 

Officials claimed that major announcements in several sectors will be made including a deal of nuclear plant build by US electric giant Westinghouse.

 

India’s ambassador to US, Arun Singh said “There is a very detailed negotiation.”

 

Modi will also address a joint session of the US Congress.

 

Sources claimed that Logistics Exchange Memorandum of Agreement (LEMOA) may be signed during Modi’s visit.