Mary Millben: Actress & singer to perform during PM Modi’s US visit | India News

Mary Millben, an African-American actress and singer who is famous in India for her renditions of Jan Gana Mana and Om Jai Jagdiseh Hare, will perform in New York and Washington during Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit next week.
She will also attend Prime Minister Modi at the 9th International Day of Yoga on June 21st at the UN Headquarters (UNHQ) North Lawn.
“I look forward to joining United Nations General Assembly President Csaba Korosi, (India’s) Ambassador (to the UN) Ruchira Kamobj, and New York City Mayor Eric Adams in welcoming Prime Minister Modi for this first event in the United States,” Millben said Saturday.
She has also been invited to perform during the Indian Diaspora event at the Ronald Reagan Building in Washington on June 23.
Prime Minister Modi is visiting the US from June 21-24 at the invitation of US President Joe Biden and First Lady Jill Biden. They will host Modi at a state dinner on June 22. Modi will also address the Joint Session of the Congress on June 22.
The Prime Minister will also address an invitation-only gathering of diaspora leaders from across the country at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center in Washington on June 23.
“I have great anticipation and excitement as the Prime Minister visits the United States next week. This visit celebrates the U.S.-India relationship, the world’s two largest democracies and the most important relationship in the world today,” said Millben.

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