Led By OFBJP, Indian Americans Plan Marches In 20 Cities To Welcome Modi
WASHINGTON, DC (IANS) – Indian Americans are planning ‘India Unity Day’ marches in 20 major cities across the US on June 18, in preparation for the upcoming visit to the country by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Modi will make his first state visit to the US in June which will include a state dinner hosted by President Joe Biden and First Lady Jill Biden on June 22.
The cities where the ‘India Unity Day’ marches will take place include Washington DC, New York, Boston, Chicago, Atlanta, Miami, Tampa, Dallas, Houston, Los Angeles, Sacramento, San Francisco, Columbus, and St. Louis.
Adapa Prasad, head of the Overseas Friends of BJP, USA, said that a gathering will be held in Washington DC on June 18 at the National Monument, followed by a march from there to the Lincoln Memorial, to welcome the PM. Places such as Times Square in New York and the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco are among the selected locations for these marches.