For the 70th Republic Day, India has invited the United States President Donald Trump as the chief guest. As per reports, BJP-led Narendra Modi government may thump their own back and take it as the biggest foreign policy success. Although, the United States officials have not confirmed that Donald Trump will be coming to India on Republic Day or not. A few months ago, India and US diplomats had several meeting to strengthen the relations between both the countries.
Earlier in 2015, former US President Barack Obama had attended the Republic Day under the Modi regime. Donald Trump’s presence in the Republic day will showcase the friendship and strong relations between India and the United States.
PM Modi has so far maintained an impressive guest list for every year. Last time 10 ASEAN leader had attended the event.
Myanmar’s State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi, Vietnam Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte, Thai Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha, Singaporean Premier Lee Hsien Loong and Brunei’s Sultan Haji, Hassanal Bolkiah, Indonesian President Joko Widodo, Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak, Prime Minister of Laos Thongloun Sisoulith and Cambodian Premier Hun Sen were the big leaders, who witnessed the event.