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US Congressional delegation meets Governor of Maharashtra

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Mumbai: A 5- member Congressional delegation from the United States of America led by Indian – American Congressman from California Mr Ami Bera met the Governor of Maharashtra CH Vidyasagar Rao at Raj Bhavan in Mumbai.

The US Congressmen discussed business opportunities in Maharashtra, Infrastructure projects in Mumbai, the problem of public transportation, terrorism and other issues with the Governor. Welcoming the delegation to Maharashtra the Governor appreciated the support extended by the Congressmen in building closer relations between India and the US and their support for rapidly transforming strategic partnership between the two countries.

The Governor told the delegation that President Obama’s visit to India in January 2015 had created a new milestone in the relations between the two countries. The delegation is visiting Mumbai under the United States Visitors to India Programme. Congressmen Mr Derek Kilmer (Washington), Mr Billy Long (Missouri), Mr Juan Vargas (California), Mr Brendon Boyle (Pennsulvania) were present on the occasion.

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About Sanjay Trivedi

Sanjay Trivedi is honorary editor of Asia Times. He is senior Indian Journalist having vast experience of 25 years. He worked in Janmabhoomi, Vyapar, Divya Bhaskar etc. newspapers and TV9 Channel as well as www.news4education.com. He is serving as Media Officer in Gujarat Technological University, the university which controlling 440 colleges of Engineering, Management, Pharmacy & Architecture colleges in Gujarat.

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