Prime Minister Narendra Modi met his Bangladeshi counterpart Sheikh Hasina in Dhaka on Saturday for talks throughout which the 2 leaders are anticipated to debate a wide-range of problems with bilateral and mutual pursuits.
PM Modi, who’s visiting Bangladesh on his first journey to a international nation because the outbreak of the coronavirus, will maintain substantive discussions with Ms Hasina following which the 2 sides would ink a variety of agreements overlaying quite a few areas of bilateral cooperation.
The two leaders are additionally prone to make new bulletins of cooperation in areas of tradition, preservation of spirit of 1971, well being railways, training, border growth, energy cooperation and start-ups.
“Our partnership with Bangladesh is an important pillar of our Neighbourhood First policy, and we are committed to further deepen and diversify it. We will continue to support Bangladesh’s remarkable development journey, under Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s dynamic leadership,” PM Modi tweeted forward of his go to on Thursday.
PM Modi’s go to is happening at a time Bangladesh is commemorating Mujib Borsho, the delivery centenary of Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and 50 years of the nation’s warfare of liberation. The two nations are additionally celebrating 50 years of the institution of diplomatic ties.
On Friday, PM Modi attended the celebrations of the golden jubilee of the nation’s independence, the delivery centenary of “Bangabandhu” in Dhaka.
The two prime ministers held a digital summit on December 17 throughout which PM Modi mentioned Bangladesh is a key pillar of New Delhi’s “Neighbourhood First” coverage, whereas Ms Hasina described India as a “true friend” and asserted that each nations might play a major position within the international and regional worth chains by additional integrating their economies in addition to boosting connectivity.
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