A homeless woman at Echo Park Lake in Los Angeles. Photo: AP A homeless woman at Echo Park Lake in Los Angeles. Photo: AP
A homeless woman at Echo Park Lake in Los Angeles. Photo: AP

LA mayor Eric Garcetti’s track record under scrutiny, as Biden nominates him as US ambassador to India

  • Indian-Americans are among the many Angelenos to have drawn attention to the Californian city’s problems with homelessness, drug addiction and crime
  • But some people say Garcetti, who studied Urdu and Hindi in college, can help Washington engage with India at a time the US is seeking help to contain China

Topic |   US-India relations
A homeless woman at Echo Park Lake in Los Angeles. Photo: AP A homeless woman at Echo Park Lake in Los Angeles. Photo: AP
A homeless woman at Echo Park Lake in Los Angeles. Photo: AP
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