"We look forward to having the (Indian) Prime Minister here in Washington - I believe it's later this month," State Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert told reporters at her daily news conference yesterday.
Prime Minister Modi is expected to travel to Washington at the invitation of US President Donald Trump for a meeting at the White House later this month. Actual dates of the meeting has not been announced yet.
Under the previous Obama Administration, PM Modi had a record eight meetings with Barack Obama. Prime Minister Modi traveled to Washington three times and Barack Obama made a historic trip to India to be the chief guest at the Republic Day celebrations in 2015.