The Union Minister for External Affairs Sushma Swaraj on Satruday met her counterpart from Bangladesh Abul Hassan Mahmood Ali in New Delhi.
The Bangladesh External Affairs minister is in India for the third meeting of India- Bangladesh Joint Consultative Commission. Both the leaders have recalled the historical, cultural and economic links between both neighbours.
The Bangladesh Foreign Minister has expressed the strong desire of the people and Government of Bangladesh to further strengthen and deepen relations with India. He has appreciated the Narendra Modi’s attempt to strengthen ties with the SAARC nations.
He also forwarded an invitation to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to visit Bangladesh.
Modi has assured the visitor to take a tour of Bangladesh in the earliest possible schedule, and also forwarded an invitation to Sheikh Hasina to visit India.