Visit to Agra Slum by US second lady Jill Biden

Agra is the very famous city in Uttar Pradesh India; it is famous worldwide due to very famous Taj Mahal. But recently city was in news because of the visit of US second lady Jill Biden. It was a memorable day for the slum dwellers of Kachchpura near the Taj Mahal here as they had a VIP visitor — Jill Biden who spent nearly an hour with them.

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She was greeted by Machla Devi, president of Adarsh Mahila Arogra Samity, its secretary Manju and other members. Adarsh Mahila Arogra Samity is a group of local women who are working to raise awareness among the women and children about basic health related issues.

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She was accompanied by her daughter Ashley Biden and son in law Howard David Krein. As she was eager to know about their educational and healthcare issues, she braved the muggy weather and walked the half a kilometre unpaved mud road to reach the place.

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She visit the place to take the stock about the health for the Urban Poor program, funded by US-AID which is aimed at providing basic healthcare to urban poor focusing on maternal health and community participation. After interacting with all the members she also visited the pre-school cum anganwadi centre and met children there. She also visited Symbol of Love ,Taj Mahal.

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As Agra is very famous due to Taj Mahal Many of the tourist keep visiting the city. Many VIP’s and tourist keep visiting the city so hotels in Agra are a prime need. But most of the tourist prefers to stay near Taj Mahal to know more about the hotels near Taj Mahal Click Here.

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