Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina was received by her Indian counterpart Narendra Modi in a ceremonial welcome at the forecourt of Rashtrapati Bhawan (Indian president's official residence) on the Raisina Hills in New Delhi this morning (September 6, 2022).
Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen today (September 4, 2022) said Bangladesh and India are likely to sign seven agreements and MoUs on water management, railway, science and technology; and information and broadcasting during Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's India visit.
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday called for international pressure, including from India, on Myanmar to take back hundreds of thousands of Rohingya who fled to Bangladesh to escape an army clampdown.
Civil Aviation and Tourism Minister Rashed Khan Menon blames West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for “spoiling Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s India visit”.
India pledges to extend a $500 million credit to Bangladesh for its defence related procurement.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi assures of an early breakthrough of the Teesta river’s water sharing issue. Modi makes the announcement at a joint press conference with his Bangladesh counterpart Sheikh Hasina in New Delhi.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is to join a bilateral meeting between Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and her Indian counterpart Narendra Modi during Hasina’s state visit to the neighbouring country.