Media Note
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
June 4, 2013


Deputy Secretary of State William J. Burns met with seven Indian members of Parliament (Lok Sabha) representing six different states and five political parties on June 3. The delegation is visiting the United States on a program sponsored by the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI).

Deputy Secretary Burns reviewed bilateral relations and regional priorities with the parliamentary group and welcomed the strong political support from across the political spectrum in the United States and in India for advancing U.S.-India relations.



PRN: 2013/0685