Howdy, Modi rally in Houston, Texas saw an audience of more than 50,000 Indian Americans, at NRG Stadium. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed a large gathering of Indian Americans making an Electric atmosphere at the stadium.
The event started with a Sikh Gurbani from the Kirtan singers of the Guru Nanak Society of Greater Cincinnati. There was various music, dance and multimedia show held featuring 400 artists from Texas and across the nation.
Mr. Modi begins his speech in English and praises Mr. Trump. He said “I admire him for his strong resolve to make America great again“, Modi said: “While he calls me a top negotiator, he is a master of the Art of the Deal.”.
President Donald Trump also complimented Mr. Modi in his speech. After their respective speeches both U.S. President and Indian Prime minister hold hands and go around the NRG stadium to greet the crowd.
This event was largest ever for a Foreign leader in the U.S. besides Pope Francis. There were protesters at the rally outside the stadium too.
A press release for the event says “The Howdy, Modi! Shared Dreams, Bright Futures Community Summit attendees represent 48 states, coming together to emphasize the shared values and aspirations of two great nations whose partnership is important to global peace, prosperity, and human progress. This unique event brings together the President of the world’s most influential democracy, the Prime Minister of the world’s largest democracy, and a bipartisan delegation of Governors, Members of Congress, Mayors, and other public officials.”
Mr. Modi recently tweet Thank you Houston for such amazing affection! #HowdyModi to which President Donald Trump Tweeted The USA Loves India!