Surpassing 30,000 registrations at last year’s Madison Square Garden reception for him in New York , Over 40,000 people have signed up to listen to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s address to Indian-Americans in Silicon Valley on September 27 .
A month still to go and there are hopes that the registrations will cross 50,000 mark.
“This is a phenomenal response. It’s simply Modi Magic,” Vijay Chauthaiwale, in charge, foreign relations department of BJP, who is currently in Silicon Valley on a short visit to review the preparations, told PTI.
Modi is the first Indian Prime Minister to visit California after Morarji Desai in 1978 and Jawahar Lal Nehru being the first Indian Prime Minister to visit the West Coast.