Obama’s India Visit: Opportunities & Challenges
Niti Central, January 23, 2015
Aditi Malhotra, Senior Research Fellow, National Institute of Advanced Studies
President Obama’s visit to India marks a crucial event, with hope of instilling a sense of dynamism in India-US relations. Interestingly, Barack Obama would be the first serving American President to ever attend India’s Republic Day celebrations and also the first to visit India twice. Going beyond the high symbolism that dominates the visit, this article highlights some of the opportunities & challenges for Indo-US relations.