Watch: Ivanka Trump visits Hyderabad's famed Golconda Fort
Ivanka showered lavish praise on PM Modi who is "doing to build India as a thriving economy - a beacon of democracy - and a symbol of hope to the world".
Hyderabad: Ivanka, daughter of President Donald Trump who led the US delegation at the Global Entrepreneur Summit here on Wednesday, visited the city's famed Golconda Fort.
An ANI video shows Ivanka, advisor to the US president, was joined by Indian Ambassador to the US Navtej Sarna and another US official of her entourage for a photo op at the famous landmark.
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With the PM on the dais, she congratulated Indians on celebrating 70 years of Independence. "You are celebrating it as the world's largest democracy and one of the fastest growing economies on the earth," the advisor to the US President said.
She also showered lavish praise on PM Modi who is "doing to build India as a thriving economy - a beacon of democracy - and a symbol of hope to the world."
"What you are achieving is truly extraordinary... From your childhood selling tea to election as India's Prime Minister," Ivanka said.
"Through your own enterprise, entrepreneurship and hard work, the people of India have lifted more than 130 million citizens out of poverty - a remarkable improvement, and one I know will continue to grow under the leadership of the Prime Minister," she added.