Manmohan Singh, Azad decline invite to dinner with Trump, hosted by President

25-02-2020

New Delhi, Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad on Monday said that they both had declined an invitation to the banquet that President Ram Nath Kovind would host for US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania on Tuesday.
Mr Singh had accepted the invitation earlier, but sources close to him said he had conveyed his inability to attend the event to the President's office on Monday.