From 'if Modiji sits next to God' to 'Guru Nanak went to Thailand': Rahul Gandhi's US trip so far

Jun 01, 2023 11:27 AM IST

Rahul Gandhi in US: Rahul Gandhi is on a 10-day visit to the US, his first stop being San Francisco. The next two will be Washington DC and New York.

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi began his 10-day visit to the United States on Tuesday, May 30 - a trip that will see him visit capital Washington DC, New York and San Francisco. The ex-Lok Sabha MP arrived in the latter city on Tuesday. On his first day he interacted with the Indian diaspora and discussed issues like data safety, politics, and the state of democracy in India. He even talked about his disqualification as a Member of Parliament - the ex-Congress chief was disqualified after being convicted of criminal defamation in March by a Gujarat court in the 2019 'Modi surname' case - when asked to comment on the subject by Indian students during an interaction at Stanford University.

Congress Party leader Rahul Gandhi interacts with the Indian diaspora in San Francisco, California. (ANI)
Congress Party leader Rahul Gandhi interacts with the Indian diaspora in San Francisco, California. (ANI)

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