- Indian PM advised to fix methods throughout his US go to.
- Joe Biden offers him a lesson on non-violent philosophy of Mahatma Gandhi.
- Indian sikhs protest exterior White Home, demanding separate homeland.
WASHINGTON: US President Joe Biden Friday met along with his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi on the White Home and gave him a lecture on Mahatma Gandhi’s non-violent philosophy.
The Indian PM is at present visiting the US throughout which he additionally met VP Kamala Harris and attended a gathering of the Quad group, which additionally contains the US, Japan and Australia.
The assembly between Modi and Biden occurred on the Oval Workplace of the White Home the place the US president shared the teachings of Gandhi amid the Modi authorities’s violent insurance policies to suppress Muslims in Kashmir, Assam and elsewhere.
He advised the Indian PM that Gandhi’s message was one in every of non-violence, respect and tolerance.
Protest exterior White Home throughout Biden-Modi assembly
Dozens of Indian Individuals gathered at Lafayette Sq., the park in entrance of the White Home, to protest towards the go to of Narendra Modi to america.
Chanting slogans and holding placards that learn “Save India from fascism”, the protesters on Thursday castigated Modi over human rights violations, persecution of Muslims and different minorities, new farm legal guidelines, and the crackdown in IIOJ&Ok.
Plenty of individuals from the Sikh group additionally staged an illustration and demanded the liberty of east Punjab and the creation of Khalistan.
Since his election as India’s prime minister in 2014, Modi has been accused of presiding over an unprecedented non secular polarisation in his nation, with a number of legal guidelines discriminating towards minority teams, primarily its 200 million Muslims.