Washington, Jul 10 (PTI) Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, nominated by US President Joe Biden as the country's ambassador to India, has said that he is honoured to accept the nomination and will ...

Washington, Jul 10 (PTI) Powerful US lawmakers and eminent members of the Indian-American community have welcomed the nomination of Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti as the country's next envoy to ...

.Los Angeles, CA, USA
Eric Garcetti is the mayor of Los Angeles. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@ericgarcetti)

  • Garcetti is yet to be confirmed by the US Senate
  • The 50-year-old refused to run in the 2020 Presidential elections
  • Garcetti is the first Jewish mayor of Los Angeles

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti. (Photo credit: AFP)

  • Garcetti has been the leader of the city of Los Angeles since 2013
  • The 50-year-old has been a Rhodes Scholar and is an amateur jazz pianist
  • Garcetti would head to New Delhi at a time that the United States is seeking a burgeoning relationship with India