Canada PM Justin Trudeau Received by Hardeep Puri, Navjot Singh Sidhu in Amritsar, Visits Golden Temple With Family News Desk
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Amritsar, Feb 21: Canada Prime Minister Justin Trudeau reached Amritsar on Wednesday, the fourth day of his visit to India. Trudeau and his family were received by Minister of State Hardeep Singh Puri and Punjab Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu at the airport in Punjab’s Amritsar.

Trudeau visited the Golden Temple in the city and offered prayers with his wife and children. He is also expected to meet Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh during the Punjab leg of his visit.

#WATCH: Canadian Prime Minister #JustinTrudeau arrived in #Punjab‘s Amritsar, with his family, earlier today.

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“The 20-minute meeting between Punjab CM Captain Amarinder Singh and Canadian PM Justin Trudeau can take Punjab 20 years ahead. This visit will strengthen India and Canada relations, it is a mutual symbiosis which can transform both the countries,” Sidhu said earlier in the day.

Trudeau began his India visit with Uttar Pradesh and visited the Taj Mahal in Agra on Sunday. He went to Gujarat on Monday and visited the Sabarmati Ashram. On Wednesday, he was in Mumbai and also addressed a conference with ICICI Bank Chairperson Chanda Kochhar. He also met Bollywood celebrities yesterday.