Ahmedabad: The United States (US) President Donald Trump is looking forward to his two day trip to India in as he will be visiting New Delhi and Ahmedabad. Almost all district departments are busy working on foolproof management of the event during the US first couple’s visit.
The Ahmedabad civic body is working on the beautification of the city ahead of Trump’s visit.
The Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) is currently building a wall which is about 6 to 7 feet long and is along the road connecting the Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport to Indira Bridge, clearly to cover the slum area on the likely route that US President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Narendra Modi will take for the roadshow when the visiting leader lands in Ahmedabad on February 24, according to Indian Express.
The reports also state that the civic body is building the wall, which is about half a kilometer long and six to seven feet high, which lies on the stretch that leads to Gandhinagar from Ahmedabad airport as part of its beautification drive around the airport and Sardar Patel Stadium in Motera.
Acooring to a senior official of AMC the 6-7 feet high wall is being built to cover the slum area on an estimated 600-meter stretch. He added to it that the plantation drive comes along the stretch.
There was a similar beautification which was done during Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s two-day visit to Gujarat, who came to attend the 12th India-Japan annual summit in 2017 as well as Vibrant Gujarat Summit the same year.