Washington, July 11
Indian Ambassador to the US Taranjit Singh Sandhu held a digital interplay with members of the Sikh neighborhood within the United States, throughout which the taking part diaspora leaders pledged to contribute to India’s growth with specific concentrate on Punjab.
“Wonderful interaction with prominent members of the vibrant Sikh Indian-American community,” Sandhu tweeted on Friday quickly after the digital assembly, which was attended by about 100 eminent Sikh leaders. During the two-hour-long assembly, the ambassador briefed the neighborhood members on the India-US strategic ties and praised their immense contribution to the socio-economic milieu of the United States and growth of India.
Focus on Punjab growth
Wonderful interplay with outstanding members of the colourful Sikh Indian-American neighborhood. There was numerous enthusiasm to do one thing for growth of Punjab. —Taranjit Singh Sandhu, Indian Ambassador to the US
The Sikh leaders expressed curiosity in serving to to develop Punjab in sectors similar to schooling and surroundings.
“There was a lot of enthusiasm to do something towards the overall development of Punjab,” in accordance with a taking part official. During his earlier postings within the US in numerous capacities, Sandhu has been instrumental in participating the Sikh diaspora.
He had performed a key function within the first ever assembly of the Sikh neighborhood leaders right here with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the course of the latter’s go to in 2016. —PTI