The United States President Donald Trump in a meeting with External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Monday, September 24, expressed his love for India and asked Swaraj to give his regards to Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Both the leaders exchanged pleasantries in a high-level anti-drug event. After Trump left the podium at the conclusion of the event, which was conducted by him, US Ambassador to the UN Hikki Haley hugged Swaraj, as reported by DNAIndia.com.
Trump had organised the Global Call to Action on the World Drug Problem. When Swaraj told Trump that she brought greetings from PM Modi, Trump happily said, “I love India, give my regards to my friend PM Modi.” She further said that illegal drugs, corruption and terrorism were linked to organised crime.
Trump also asked leaders across the globe to work together to fight against drug addiction and stop all form of trafficking and smuggling which provides ‘financial blood life’ to all the illegal/unauthorised cartels.
Meanwhile, media reports say Swaraj is also be participating in the G4 meet, which is going to be held on Tuesday. She also scheduled to be part of IBSA and SAARC and BRICS meetings.