WASHINGTON: Congressman Ami Bera, the longest-serving Indian-American in the Congress, met Vice President Kamala Harris on the White House right here to debate the COVID-19 crisis in India.
“I admire the chance to talk instantly with Vice President Harris concerning the ongoing COVID-19 crisis in India,” Bera mentioned a day after he joined a May 11 Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus (CAPAC) assembly with Harris on the White House.
“During the assembly, I thanked the Biden administration for sending urgently wanted assets to the Indian individuals, together with funding, technical experience, and vaccine doses,” he mentioned.
Bera mentioned he additionally recommended Vice President Harris for her management in serving to mobilise the Indian-American diaspora to ship help to household and mates in India.
“I additionally shared my hope that the US will proceed to be an lively world chief in serving to cease the pandemic in India and internationally.
American management will likely be vital to saving lives and ending this pandemic as soon as and for all,” he mentioned.