US President Donald Trump`s go to is not going to make India a superpower, says Uddhav Thackeray


Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Saturday (February 22) took a swipe on the Centre saying {that a} go to by US President Donald Trump is not going to make “India a superpower”, he identified that the nation wants human assets together with capital funding. 

Thackeray stated, “US President Donald Trump is coming to India in a few days, but how is that going to make us a superpower? Along with capital investment, we need human resource as well.”

Thackeray was in Mumbai attending a e book launch occasion when he made the remark. The occasion was attended by NCP chief Sharad Pawar, senior Congress chief Ghulam Nabi Azad and famend lyricist Javed Akhtar. 

Thackeray additionally took a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, with out mentioning his identify, he stated, “The letters are written from the heart and there is a lot of difference between `Mann Ki Baat` and `Dil ki baat` which come straight from the heart.”

The feedback come forward of Trump’s scheduled two-day go to to India on February 24.

The US president’s go to is being celebrated with quite a lot of fanfare which has drawn criticism from the Congress social gathering too. Congress had stated that Trump’s go to to India mustn’t turn out to be an extension of the US presidential election marketing campaign however ought to yield concrete outcomes for India. The go to shouldn’t be lowered to a photograph alternative or a PR train that might devalue the significance of Indo-US partnership. 

BJP slammed Congress for its criticism and stated that it ought to as an alternative take satisfaction within the “nation’s achievements”. The ruling social gathering has known as the bilateral meet ”a landmark second in Indo-US relations.” 

President Trump, accompanied by his spouse Melania, daughter Ivanka and son-in-law Jared Kushner, can be visiting India between February 24-25. President Trump will handle a mega ”Namaste Trump” occasion within the Motera Cricket Stadium in Ahmedabad. The even has been modelled on the traces of ”Howdy Modi” occasion held within the United States final yr.