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Indian-American Raj Shah makes White House press briefing debut

PTI
Published : Feb 9, 2018, 1:36 pm IST
Updated : Feb 9, 2018, 1:37 pm IST

In his capacity as the White House Principal Deputy Press Secretary, Shah is the highest ranking Indian-American in the WH press shop.

Shah, 33, has held this position since September 2017. (Photo: Twitter | @RajShah45)
 Shah, 33, has held this position since September 2017. (Photo: Twitter | @RajShah45)

WashingtonRaj Shah has made his daily press briefing debut at the White House, becoming the first Indian-American to do so.

In his capacity as the White House Principal Deputy Press Secretary, Shah is the highest ranking Indian-American in the White House press shop.

Ahead of his debut behind press briefing podium, his boss Sarah Sanders, the White House Press Secretary, described him as one of the best and the brightest in the Trump Administration.

Shah, 33, has held this position since September 2017.

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Location: United States, District of Columbia, Washington