The India-Japan annual summit meeting will be held in Gandhinagar on Thursday. Officials have been working to arrange a meeting between Trump and the Emperor and Empress in addition to talks with Abe during his stay.
"The Prime Minister of a country which as important as Japan, who is India's strategic partner in many respects, is strangely not even being hosted in Delhi".
Abe changed into a Nehru jacket from the business suit he was wearing while his wife was seen wearing a salwar kameez. "I will be hosting him in Gujarat in our fourth annual summit together".
The Ahmedabad-Mumbai bullet train will set the pace of running trains at speeds of over 250 km per hour, covering the 508-km distance in just two hours and seven minutes as against the existing travel time of 7-8 hours.
"I want us to take a big step so that this "Shinkansen" project, which heralded the start of Japan's own rapid economic growth, will serve as a spark for further growth in India", he told reporters before leaving from Haneda airport in Tokyo. The Japanese PM Shinzo Abe visits India to boost ties between India and Japan.
Besides all these, a roadshow in Ahmedabad is also ahead of all arrangement on Wednesday.
Gujarat BJP unit president Jitubhai Vaghani giving the details of the preparations done, to the reporters said that "This is for the first time in the country when our prime minister along with the prime minister of another country is doing a joint road show".
At 1 Pm there will be an exchange of agreements and press statements by the two PM's. "We presented them a small Khadi handkerchief made here at the Ashram on behalf of all of us". Dancers from 28 different states will be dancing in their traditional attire as to welcome Abe as they pass. Besides, the two leaders will visit Dandi Kutir, the museum dedicated to Mahatma Gandhi, at the Mahatma Mandir.
After Sabarmati Ashram, the two Prime Ministers are also scheduled to visit the iconic 16th century Sidi Saiyad Mosque in the old city later in the day.
Tewari said India had a great relationship with Japan and that relationship, its foundations and consolidation had been laid during the UPA regime.