The Good Character Certificate by USA to Modi. The reason:
American companies are likely to scale up their investment into Gujarat, US Consul General in Mumbai Peter Haas said.
investments could be across a broad range of sectors - ranging from oil & gas, to exploration, BPO, induction technologies...." said Haas on his maiden visit to Gujarat.
---Out Look of Sept 17 2011---
Ther e is no denying that there has been a great development in gujarat, and that too in the past 5-7 years the character certificate by USA I dont think it is more than a gimmick because just some time back the same USA had denied or refused VISA to him
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But why did they not give such a certificate to Prince charming Rahul Gandhi or Manmohan Singh , more so as they are at the control of centrestage of India.This really shows that US has really recognized the good governance and all round development and prosperity achieved by Gujarat under the rule of Modi.And US is not such a weak nation that it may need to stoop to false praise for any leader in India just to boost it's business interest.
As for the riots of 2002 the Supreme Court has already not indicted him.Also those riots were a result of mass public anger against the burning of many Hindus in Sabarmati express by Muslims, just prior to it.So it will be wrong to blame Modi for the riots.