Lalit K Jha
Washington, Feb 2 (PTI) Fascinated by her maiden tripto Mumbai and New Delhi last November, US First Lady MichelleObama wants to make another trip to India; but this time alongwith her two daughters Sasha and Malia.
This was stated by none other than President BarackObama himself when he dropped in at a White House meetingbetween National Security Advisor ShivShankar Menon and hisAmerican counterpart Tom Donilon, informed sources said.
It is understood that Obama told Menon that Michelleloved her stay in India and she would like to travel to Indiaonce again with her two daughters.
In fact, Sasha and Malia were originally scheduled totravel with the Obamas to India but they could not because itclashed with their school schedule.
"She is a determined lady" said an Indian diplomatfamiliar with the conversation, adding that the First Ladywould be able to visit Indian soon.
However, there is no official preparation at thispoint of time, official said.
During the meeting with Menon, Obama asked him toconvey to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh how much he andMichelle enjoyed trip to India last November.
Obama conveyed his own commitment to strategicpartnership between India and the United States.