Amidst much hullabaloo, President Barack Obama's much talked about India visit has been finalized on 25th January. This would mark his second visit to the country, the earlier one being in 2010. From flying in vehicles, equipment, oil tankers, choppers and thousands of American security personnel to President's agenda of stay, IBN-Lokmat brings to you a special coverage only on the latest news show Jagachya Pathivar on Saturday at 9:30 pm, a show that is your weekend dose of world affairs - the up-to-date international updates.
Barack Obama will be the first US President to be the Chief Guest at the Republic Day parade in India which would take place in the capital city, New Delhi. The Republic Day celebrations will see Obama's wife, Michele Obama and a team of senior officials who will be traveling with them from the US. During his three day visit, it is anticipated that the American President and India's Prime Minister Narednra Modi will hold a comprehensive discussion on the entire range of bilateral ties and deliberate ways to augment cooperation in key areas including civil nuclear and defence pacts. Also in the agenda is a summit with the Prime Minister in Hyderabad and a meeting with the India-US CEO Forum the same day.
Ahead of the President's visit, there are lot of measures been taken by India and US to ensure the visit is a fruitful one and one that is devoid of any security issues. While the American team has put together the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) and National Security Agency (NSA) of the US, India is putting together the Delhi Police, Central Industrial Security Force, Intelligence Bureau and Air traffic controllers to strengthen the security plan. Catch all the updates of this latest international event and one of the most anticipated one for both the nations only on IBN-Lokmat on 24th January 2015 at 9:30 pm, in the newly introduced show Jagachya Pathivar.â€‹