On October 17th 2017, for the first time in U.S. history, President celebrated Diwali right in the Oval Office in White House. Besides President Trump, Chief of Staff Gen. Kelly, Sr. Advisor and First Daughter Ivanka Trump, a few select Hindu and Indian members of Trump Administration RHC leadership attended the 45 minute event. After the event President Trump and Gen. Kelly met with Kumar Family for 30 minutes.
This was an unprecedented scene. More than a thousand members and volunteers of Republican Hindu Coalition, mostly of Hindu and Indian descent, from across the country, marched in a rally at Whitehouse in Support of President Trump on Merit Based Immigration & DEBUNK media’s Racist charge: sending a shock wave to CNN, MSNBC and like!
Republican presidential nominee Donald J. Trump attended charity event hosted by Chairman Shalabh Kumar in Edison, where he praised India for helping to combat terrorism. "We can't have prosperity without security, and that is why we appreciate the great friend India...
In meeting with Donald Trump, Republican Party nominee for President of the United States RHC Chairman Shalabh Kumar donated a $898,000 towards Trump's victory campaign. Shalabh Kumar mentioned, he will not be coordinating with the Trump campaign, but is generally supportive of Donald Trump.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi gave his first speech at the US Congress to a thunderous response.He was addressing a joint meeting of Congress in the House of Chamber on Capitol Hill in Washington. Republican Hindu Coalition Chairman Shalabh Kumar was attending the session.
Republican Hindu Coalition inaugurated on Nov 17th 2015 with Speaker Newt Gingrich as its Honorary Chairman. It started the evening with Diwali light lamping ceremony and keynote remarks from Speaker Gingrich, 6 U. S. Senators and 15 U. S. Congressmen.