The Kashmiri Pandits in the USA met Prime Minister Modi and thanked him for the abrogation of Article 370 at Houston. Overwhelmed after seeing the PM, one man was seen holding PM Modi’s hand and thanking him on taking the decision to make Kashmir a union territory. He kissed PM’s hand and said, “We really want to thank you for the work you have done.” Kashmiri Pandits, in large numbers, visited PM Modi ahead of the mega-event, 'Howdy Modi' to be held on September 22. PM received a warm reception from all the Indian communities in the USA including the Sikh and Bohra community.
In Houston, a delegation of the Kashmiri Pandit community met the Prime Minister. They unequivocally supported the steps being taken for the progress of India and empowerment of every Indian. pic.twitter.com/KrIYemBBKB— PMO India (@PMOIndia) September 22, 2019
PM also met the Bohra community in Houston, in the video shared by the PMO, we can see the Dawoodi Bohras greeting the PM. The Bohra community facilitates PM Modi with a shawl, wrapping it around his shoulders in a sign of respect. The Dawoodi Bohras are spread over India, Pakistan, Yemen, the Middle East, and East Africa. The community speaks of PM Modi's visit to Indore the previous year, highlighting his friendship with Syedna Sahib. Syedna Sahib is the Dā'ī al-Mutlaq of the Bohra community.
The Dawoodi Bohra community felicitates PM @narendramodi in Houston. They recall PM Modi’s visit to Indore last year to attend a programme of their community as well as highlight PM Modi’s association with Syedna Sahib. pic.twitter.com/PBOd0k0PTv— PMO India (@PMOIndia) September 22, 2019
Here is now the Sikh community in Houston welcomed PM @narendramodi.— PMO India (@PMOIndia) September 22, 2019
The Prime Minister interacted with the members of the community, during which they congratulated PM Modi on some of the pathbreaking decisions taken by the Government of India. pic.twitter.com/P3Y3qU0b1n