"I think people know that I defend Canada's values and Canadian interests and diversity of views in Canada is extremely important to me and will always remain that way", Trudeau said.
Trudeau will hold bilateral talks with Modi on Friday, a day before he wraps up his tour.
Trudeau is on a week-long visit to India.
Trudeau - who visited the home of Mahatma Gandhi and a Buddhist shrine while in the city - is the first Canadian prime minister to visit Gujarat and some Indian reporters said they had never seen anything quite like the billboards erected for his arrival.
PM Trudeau met with Chief Minister Vijay Rupani, the government officials brushed sideways queries about why CM Rupani had not welcomed the Canadian Premier at the airport.
To add to the tensions, last month, 16 Canadian gurdwaras announced a "ban" on the entry of Indian elected officials, consular officials, Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) and Shiv Sena members, without any action from the Trudeau government.
The sources said there was no "substantive content" in Trudeau's program in Gujarat for which the prime minister's presence was required.
Diplomatic circles are aghast with media reports over the so-called snub to Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, who did not get the kind of reception in Delhi as they were hoping for him.
While extending a warm welcome to Justin Trudeau during his visit to Golden Temple, party spokesperson Kanwar Pal Singh said there was no doubt that Sikh Canadians are proud participants in all walks of Canadian life, impacting the welfare of not only their own community but Canadian society too.
Trudeau along with his family on Sunday visited Taj Mahal in Agra. In an email response to Hindustan Times, its federal director, Aaron Wudrick, said: "While it is understood that a prime minister will have to travel frequently, the proportion of time being spent actually meeting foreign counterparts on this trip does not suggest a good use of public money".
Similarly, his wife Sophie Gregoire Trudeau was in a bright yellow long kurta which she teamed with white palazzo trousers.
"A handsome place of peace, humanity and truth, that is as needed today as ever", Trudeau wrote in the visitor's book at the Ashram.
The Feb. 1 suicide of Castro's oldest son, Fidelito, spurred the most recent report on several sites, claiming that Fidelito left a suicide note referring to Justin Trudeau as his half-brother. The Canadian PM has not even received any welcome messages on Twitter from members of the Indian cabinet.
Its official! Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is having one-to-one meeting with Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh on Wednesday. The Canadian PM interacted with the students, taking questions and replying in great detail.
Amarinder Singh tweeted that he was looking forward to "one-on-one" meeting with the Canadian leader and said he was hopeful the meeting will help strengthen close India-Canadian business ties and people-to-people relations.
Now, with Sajjan's intervention, the meeting between Capt Amarinder and Trudeau is official. Canada was open to immigration and trade, he said.