World Hindu Congress (WHC) is due to see the participation of Vice President of India, M. Venkaiah Naidu. Earlier, US Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard had refused to participate in the World Hindu Congress.
He emplaned today for the United States of America on a two-day visit on September 8-9, 2018. During this visit, he will address the 2nd World Hindu Congress being held in Chicago on the occasion of 125th Anniversary of Swami Vivekananda’s Historic Speech at the Parliament of the World’s Religions in 1893.
The Vice President will arrive in Chicago on September 8th and on the same day he will participate in a programme organized by 14 Telugu Associations of the US at the Community Christian Church, Plainfield of Greater Chicago. NRIs from different parts of the US are expected to attend this programme.
On September 9th at 10.30 am, the Vice President will meet the Organizers of World Hindu Congress. At 11 am he will meet different leaders from other countries attending this programme. At 12 noon he will address the World Hindu Congress.
On the same day evening, the Vice President will address a programme organised by Indian diaspora.
On September 11th, the Vice President will return to India.