Aaron Klein, WorldNetDaily
President Obama was “glad” to have met communist politicians on his trip to India, according to Indian news media accounts of the U.S. leader’s visit to the Asian nation.
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh hosted a state dinner Monday night with Obama and dozens of Indian politicians. According to media reports, the dinner consisted of 12 tables named after Americans with an Indian connection.
At the table with Obama was Pranab Kumar Mukherjee, India’s minister for external affairs.
The Times of India reports Obama asked Mukherjee about the entry of communists in India into the parliamentary system…
According to India’s Economic Times, Obama told Yechury he was “glad” to have met an Indian communist.
Obama said he had been told that the communists have been part of the Indian political mainstream, reported the Times.