Donald Trump given ceremonial welcome at Rashtrapati Bhawan

Tribune News Service

New Delhi, February 25

US President Donald Trump was given a ceremonial welcome at the Rashtrapati Bhawan here on Tuesday.

President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi received the President and the First Lady Melania before Trump took the salute.

Later, the two leaders will have wider discussions on various issues.

Trump had arrived in India on Monday and addressed the gathering at Motera stadium in Ahmedabad before visiting the Taj Mahal in Agra in the evening.

Trump's daughter Ivanka, son-in-law Jared Kushner and several top officials of the US administration were also present at the ceremony.

Later, Trump and Melania visited the Rajghat and paid tributes to Mahatma Gandhi.

Trump signed the visitor's book at Rajghat, and the couple planted a sapling at the memorial.

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