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March 18, 2005

The United States on Friday denied a visa to Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi to visit the country, obliquely citing his handling of the 2002 riots.

Modi was scheduled to leave for the US on a five-day visit on Saturday night.

Modi denied visa to visit US | Insult to Constitution: Modi

Modi has described the decision as an insult to the Constitution, while his Bharatiya Janata Party has called it a national shame.

What is your view? Is this an American attempt to humiliate India? Or is the US right in denying Modi entry to the country? Tell us!

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Number of User Comments: 998

Sub: Welcome to real world !!

He got what he deserves, humiliation and embracement from a country who does value human dignity and right. He is a dictator of Gujarat and ...

Posted by Jay Vance

Sub: Modi visa denial

Whom to give visa is the exclusive right of a country. To connect Modi visa denial by USA to country's prestige is ridiculous. MODI HIMSELF ...

Posted by Alpna

Sub: Modi US visa

It is unfortunate that we are being led by people like Modi. US has rightly denied visa to him. To say that it is insult ...

Posted by Rajeev

Sub: Who are they to deny the visas of Narendra Modi....

This is ridiculous what US had done with our citizen...What US think is all right...and what other believe is wrong.....The USA shows the world that ...

Posted by pradeep sharma

Sub: Denial of Visa;Insult to India

Now Modi has the audacity to talk of constution . HE is a national shame and we the people who elect him are Pathetic !!

Posted by Dr Kular


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