Blinken Meets US Diplomats, Diaspora In India
NEW DELHI, (ANI) – US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on March 3 met the staff of the US embassy in here and appreciated their hard work and commitment in strengthening US-India people-to-people ties and advancing the US-India strategic partnership.
A huge diaspora of US nationals and their family members living in different cities of the country met Blinken in New Delhi. Binken also took a ride in an auto-rikshaw.
“A pleasure to meet with our staff from @USAndIndia, @USAndHyderabad, @USAndKolkata, @USAndChennai, @USAndMumbai, and their families. I’m deeply grateful for their hard work and commitment to strengthening our people-to-people ties and advance the #USIndia strategic partnership,” Blinken tweeted on March 3.
The Secretary of State earlier met women civil society leaders in India.
“Met with dynamic women civil society leaders today in India. Over cups of masala chai, we discussed their important work across India on women’s empowerment, recognizing that it enriches and strengthens both our countries,” Blinken tweeted on March 3.
Blinken was in India to take part in the G20 Foreign Ministers’ Meeting and the Raisina Dialogue.