Because the world awaits the results of the American presidential election, India on Friday mentioned the worldwide strategic partnership between the 2 nations have a really robust bipartisan assist within the US, suggesting that the bilateral ties won’t be impacted by the ballot final result.
“We’re additionally awaiting the election outcomes,” Ministry of Exterior Affairs spokesperson Anurag Srivastava mentioned throughout an internet media briefing whereas replying to questions on impression of US presidential final result on the Indo-US ties.
He asserted that “the excellent strategic (Indo-US) partnership has very robust bipartisan assist within the US and successive presidents and administrations have raised the extent of the connection even greater.”
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As per newest vote rely, Democrat Biden was inching nearer to the 270 Electoral School votes required to win the race.
“Indo-US relations relaxation on robust foundations. Our relationships embody cooperation in each potential sphere, extending from strategic to defence, from funding to commerce to people-to-people ties,” the spokesperson added.
The ties between India and the US have witnessed a significant upswing within the final 4 years below the Trump administration, notably in areas of defence and safety.
The Trump administration has additionally been strongly favouring a larger position for India within the Indo-Pacific within the backdrop of rising navy assertiveness by China within the area.