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"A handsome place of peace, humanity and truth, that is as needed today as ever", Trudeau wrote in the visitor's book at the Ashram.

So, is India cold shouldering Trudeau?

But Indian and Canadian media said Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has sidestepped his Canadian counterpart over the Trudeau administration's perceived support for Sikh separatists and dealings with Sikh groups in Canada.

Experts have been pushing the Liberals to create dedicated paternity leave in the budget and increase the value of benefits paid out for parents who opt for an 18-month parental leave that became available late previous year.

Earlier reports had suggested, that due to PM Trudeau's perceived pro-Khalistan stance, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh would not be meeting him during the Canadian PM's trip to Amritsar to visit the Golden Temple.

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, his wife Sophie Gregoire Trudeau, their daughter Ella Grace and sons Hadrien and Xavier greet the media during their visit to Gandhi Ashram in Ahmedabad, India, February 19, 2018.


Some media reports also highlighted the fact that the chief minister of Uttar Pradesh was conspicuously missing when Trudeau and his family visited Taj Mahal on Sunday, where the monument is located.

The sources said the prime minister received around five leaders at the airport during the last three-and-half years which included the Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu, US president Barack Obama, Bangladesh prime minister Sheikh Hasina, and Crown prince of Abu Dhabi Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan twice. This Punjab chief minister apparently revealed desire to guide the visiting Canadian PM on his travel to that Golden Temple inside Amritsar.

The Indo-Canadian Business Chambers will host the business forum where Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is also expected to participate in an armchair dialogue along with veteran banker Chanda Kocchar at 3 pm.

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau visited Gujarat on Monday. He has already been to Agra for a visit to Taj with his family.

Capt Amarinder expressed the hope that his meeting with Trudeau would help strengthen the bilateral relations between Canada and India, particularly in the context of Punjab, which has a large diaspora in Canada. He had even accused Sajjan of being a "Khalistani sympathizer".

In the video released by news agency "The Canadian Press", Trudeau further says that "we will continue to advocate for one united India and that is something core to what Canada is".


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